Christmas Old and New

Sunday 09 December 2018, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

St George’s Church, Tombland (Norwich).

UEA Chamber Choir, under the direction of UEA Choirmaster Tom Primrose, will perform their autumn concert ‘Christmas Old and New’, on Sunday 9 December at 6.30pm at St George’s Church, Tombland (Norwich).

The programme will include secular and sacred Christmas music spanning five centuries, from mediaeval carols to modern songs, from the well known to the undiscovered. Highlights will include Judith Weir’s delightful 'Illuminare Jerusalem', Pierre de la Rue’s evocative 'Gaude virgo', and Tomás Luis de Victoria’s powerful and intense 'O magnum mysterium'.

The chamber choir will also give a rare performance of Alan Rawthorne’s setting of Hardy’s 'The Oxen', and motets by Heinrich Schütz, and Samuel Scheidt, as well as some better-known Christmas favourites.

The concert is free to attend and all are welcome. For further information about the concert, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

 

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