A Little Night Music

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Saturday 26th November 2011 at 7.30 pm
Trinity Methodist Church, Barn Hill, Stamford
Please bring a pillow or a duvet, snuggle down, and rest your tired eyes.
(The wide-awake are also welcome! Chairs available!).

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a little night music
nocturnes, abendlieder, and other music for sleeping & dreaming
Saturday 26th November 2011 at 7.30 pm
Trinity Methodist Church Barn Hill Stamford

Three Early part-songs
Pilkington – Rest Sweet Nymphs
Donato – As in the night
Rameau – Ô Nuit!

Solo Songs
Gaubert – Soir Païen (soloist: Helen Didsbury)
Debussy – Nuit d’Etoiles (soloist: Caroline Lytle)

Flute duets
John Mcleod – Berceuse from Le Tombeau De Poulenc
Lili Boulanger – Nocturne

Four Nocturnes – Morten Lauridsen

Hot chocolate, herbal tea or “1001 nights spicy punch” included

Canticles from the All-Night Vigil
Tchaikovsky – Blagoslovi Dushe Moya
Rachmaninov – Bogoroditse Devo

Flute duets
Gaubert – Berceuse Oriental
Gaubert – Divertissement Grec for two flutes and piano

Solo Songs
Elgar – Sea Slumber Song (soloist: Margaret Wainwright)
Dvorak – Rusalka’s Song to the Moon (soloist: Helen Didsbury)

Brahms - Abendlieder
A sequence of seven part songs by Brahms devised by Robert Shaw