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Garden of Delights - Smell the music, taste the sound | Orlando Chamber Choir

Thursday June 13, 2019 at 19:00
St Mary Aldermary, London
£15, concessions £10
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  1. Rose, liz, printemps - Guillaume de Machaut
  2. El grillo - Josquin des Prés
  3. O Maria, clausus hortus - Gaspar van Weerbeke
  4. Hora e di maggio - Heinrich Isaac
  5. Ich stund an einem Morgen - Heinrich Isaac
  6. Sicut lilium inter spinas - Antoine Brumel
  7. Le chant des oiseaux - Clement Janequin
  8. Salve Regina 'Diversi diversa orant' - Nicolas Gombert
  9. Descendi in hortum meum - Cipriano de Rore
  10. Ego flos campi - Jacobus Clemens non Papa
  11. Veni in hortum meum - Orlande de Lassus
  12. Veni, dilecte mi - Orlande de Lassus
  13. The Lake Isle of Innisfree - Janet Wheeler
  14. The winter it is past - Janet Wheeler

Orlando Chamber Choir presents an all-sensory summer concert with the fragrance of flowers and the sound of Franco-Flemish Renaissance gardens. Our musical plantsmen include Antoine Brumel, Jacobus Clemens non Papa, Cipriano de Rore and Orlando di Lasso, all of whom captured melodies from the biblical gardens of the Song of Songs. There will be secular flora too – polyphony about roses, lilies, vines and other greenery – with Josquin des Prez’s well-known cricket hiding amidst the leaves. Clément Janequin adds birdsong to this musical garden, with singers mimicking starlings, blackbirds and the occasional nightingale. To root this oasis in today’s Central London, we have seeded two contemporary garden-inspired compositions by Janet Wheeler, ready to bloom on the concert day. Orlando’s Garden of Delights is open from 19:00 and, to cater for all senses, will conclude with a communal picnic.

St Mary Aldermary
Watling Street
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