Winter Festival 2016

The Sixteen

Monday 5 December (2016)

Shoreditch Town Hall, Assembly Hall

Get in the festive mood with English seasonal classics and traditional treats by Palestrina, Lassus, Howells and Warlock.

PRICE: Tickets: £35, £30, £25, £10

The Sixteen
Harry Christopher conductor

The most satisfyingly nuanced choral performance that I have ever seen” Gramophone

The Three Wise Kings take centre stage in this festive concert packed full of traditional favourites, imperishable Renaissance masterpieces and seasonal classics from The Sixteen, one of the world’s greatest ensembles.

This magnificent Grade II landmark building, with its high ceilings, marble-pannelled walls and glorious architecture, provides an elegant backdrop for the impeccable sound of this well-loved choir.

Approximate running time: 75 minutes (with interval)


Post-concert Q&A
8.45pm – 9.15pm
Find out more about the programme with director and founder of The Sixteen, Harry Christophers.
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Full programme

Trad. I wonder as I wander
Jacob Handl Omnes de Saba
JH Hopkins Jnr Three Kings of Orient
Peter Fricker A Babe is born
Trad. This Endris Night
Herbert Howells Long, long ago
Palestrina Reges Tharsis
Trad. Wexford Carol
Palestrina Videntes stellam Magi
Trad. Children’s Song of the Nativity
Sheppard Reges Tharsis
Plainsong Hymn:Crudelis Herodes
Lassus Omnes de Saba
Traditional The First Nowell
Warlock Bethlehem Down
Cornelius Three Kings
Lassus Videntes stellam Magi
James Bassi Quem pastores laudavere
Plainsong Magnificat Antiphon:Tribus miraculis
Anerio Magnificat a 8

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Shoreditch Town Hall, Assembly Hall

Shoreditch Town Hall
380 Old Street
London
EC1V 9LT

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