The Renaissance Choir: “Protest” concert

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Our Protest concert explores the ways in which some composers or societies have used their art to fight against political or religious oppression.

Tickets: £13 for adults, £2 for under 25s. Available online and also on the door. Visit the concert page.

Programme

Rutter – Feel the Spirit
Anon – Sumer is icumen in
Dowland – Flow my tears
Sheppard – Missa Cantate
Dering – Factum est Silentium
Byrd – Solve Iubente Deo
Taverner – Dum Transisset Sabbatum
Philips – O beatum et sacrosanctum diem
Byrd – Ne Irascaris
White – The Lamentations of Jeremiah

Melissa Wingfield – alto
Karen Kingsley – piano
Rob Blanken – clarinet

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The Renaissance Choir comprises around 34 singers that puts the beautiful music of the Renaissance period at the heart of its repertoire.
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