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Pinsuti Chamber Choir presents: Such stuff as dreams…

When
Saturday June 22, 2019 at 19:30
Where
Airton Friends’ Meeting House, Airton
Tickets
£10, under 16s free
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  1. Lullaby - Jaakko Mäntyjärvi
  2. 3 Shakespeare songs (1951) - Ralph Vaughan Williams
  3. Justorum animae - William Byrd
  4. O salutaris hostia - Eriks Ešenvalds
  5. O clap your hands together - Orlando Gibbons
  6. My Love is like a red, red rose - Traditional Scottish, text by Robert Burns, arranged by Eriks Ešenvalds
  7. Leonardo dreams of his flying machine - Eric Whitacre
  8. Sleep - Eric Whitacre
  9. Gloria - Jan Sandström
  10. Lux Aurumque - Eric Whitacre
  11. Alleluia - Eric Whitacre
  12. Deep Purple - Peter de Rose, arranged by Andrew Carter and David Blackwell
  13. Laura - David Raskin
  14. Over the Rainbow, from 'The Wizard of Oz' - Harold Arlen, lyrics by Yip (Edgar Yipsel) Harburg, arranged by Guy Turner
  15. Blue Moon - Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Lorenz Hart, arranged for chamber choir by David Blackwell

As midsummer draws nearer, Pinsuti have planned a dreamtime selection of summer music, featuring choral works spanning four centuries. The concert will include some fabulous examples of Eric Whitacre’s choral writing, ranging from the sacred 'Lux Aurumque', his 'Alleluia' and 'Sleep' to the quite unique 'Leonardo dreams of his flying machine'. Whitacre's music is both utterly modern and wonderfully tuneful, a delight to the ear.

We revisit Vaughan Williams’s beautiful 'Three Shakespeare Songs', and present other more modern items which are finding a wider audience. Lovers of early music will enjoy sacred Tudor works by Gibbons and Byrd.

Finally, no summer concert would be complete without some old favourites such as 'Blue Moon' and 'Over the Rainbow'.

We hope you will join us for our concert in this delightful setting in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.


Venue
Airton Friends’ Meeting House
Calton Lane
Airton
North Yorkshire
BD23 4AE
England
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