Programmes

CANTORELLI

VOCAL OCTET


The group has an extensive repertoire of mainly European sacred and secular choral music from the medieval to the present day.

2019 SPRING CONCERT PROGRAMME

* indicates music for the concert at St Sarkis Armenian Church on June 15th

*Cantate Domino - Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)

*Ego flos campi - Jacobus Clemens non Papa (1510-1555)

*Hark, all ye lovely saints - Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)
*Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone - John Farmer (1570-1601)
*I love, alas, I love thee - Thomas Morley (1557-1602)

Cucu, cucu!-  Juan del Encina (1464-1523)
Fata la parte - Juan del Encina
Un cavalier di Spagna - Francesco Patavino (c.1478-c.1556)

*O morte - Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725)

Trois chansons - Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
*I was glad Henry-  Purcell (1659-1695)
*Hear my prayer, O Lord - Henry Purcell

Chi la gagliarda, donne, vo'imparare-  Baldassare Donato (c.1530-1603)
Quivi sospiri - Luzzasco Luzzaschi (1545-1607)

Kacen divoka-  Leos Janacek (1854-1928)
Ach Vojna, Vojna! - Leos Janacek

*O vos omnes-  Pablo Casals (1876-1973)

*Armenian folk songs - Komitas (1869-1935)
 

Addional repertoire:

*Three Motets by Charles Stanford

  Justorum animae

  Coelos ascendit hodie

  Beati quorum via

*Two partsongs by Robert Pearsall

  Lay a garland

  Who shall have my lady fair

*Jesu, dulcis memoria by T.L. da Victoria

*Excerpts from the Divine Liturgy (Armenian) by Makar Yekmalyan


CHRISTMAS 2018 PROGRAMME


Parry - Welcome Yule

Dering - Gaudent in coelis

Ledger - Adam lay ybounden

Tallis - O Nata Lux

Pearsall - In Dulci Jubilo

Britten – Hymn to the virgin

Victoria - O magnum mysterium

Gjeilo - Northern Lights

Carol Ann Duffy’s poem 'The Christmas Truce’

Whitacre - Lux arumque

Victoria - Gaudent in coelis

Gaudete

Dumigan – Can it be true

Head -The Little  Road to Bethlehem

Rocking Carol

2018 PROGRAMME


Angelus Domini (1735)    Claudio Casciolini (Italy 1690-1760)

Regina caeli laetare    Heinrich Isaac (Netherlands c.1450-1517)

Crucifixus a  8    Antonio Lotti (Italy 1667-1740)

Ave Maria    Josquin Desprez (France c.1440-1521)

Eli Eli    György Deák-Bárdos (Hungary 1905-12991)

Jesu, dulcis memoria    attrib.  T.L.de Victoria (Spain 1548-1611)

Nunc dimittis    G.P.da Palestrina (Italy 1525-1594)

Ave maris stella    Edvard Grieg (Norway 1843-1907)

Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Muhseligen    Johannes Brahms (Germany 1833-1897)


Un soir de neige    Francis Poulenc (France 1899-1963)

Si ch'io vorrei morrire    Claudio Monteverdi (Italy 1567-1643)

Quel augellin che canta    Claudio Monteverdi

Margot labourez les vignes    Jacques Arcadelt (Flanders 1507-1568)

Ancor che col partire    Cipriano de Rore (Flanders d.1565)

Il bianco e dolce cigno    Jacques Arcadelt

Un doux regard    Pierre de Manchicourt (Flanders c.1510-1564)

Que n'est elle aupres de moi     Pierre Certon (France 1515-1572)

Au joli jeu du pousse avant    Clément Janequin (France c,1485-1558)

La, la, la, je ne l'ose dire    Pierre Certon

Dana Dana    Lajos Bárdos (Hungary 1899-1986)

Abenlied    Josef Rheinberger (Liechtenstein 1839-1901)

The programme for 2017  included:


HENRY PURCELL::
Funeral sentences
Hear my prayer, O Lord
Remember not, Lord, our offences
In God's word will I rejoice
Lord, how long wilt Thou be angry
I was glad
Jubilate
Magnificat
Nunc dimittis
My Beloved Spake
Dido and Aeneas (excerpts)



My spirit sang all day by Gerald Finzi (1901-1956)

The blue bird by Charles Stanford (1852-1924)

I love my love by Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

I sowed the seeds of lov eby Gustav Holst

My love dwelt in a Northern land by Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

Funeral sentences by Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Man that is born of woman

In the midst of life we are in death

Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts

Kyrie from Mass in G minorRalph by Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

I was glad by Henry Purcell

Hear my prayer, O Lord by Henry Purcell

Three Motets by Charles Stanford

1.          Justorum animae

2.          Coelos ascendit hodie

3.          Beati quorum via

The programmes for 2016 included:


MacMillan-  Miserere

Vaughan Williams - Kyrie

Parry - Lord, let me know mine end

Stanford:Beati quorum via

  Justorum animae

  Coelos ascendit hodie

Bryars - Super flumina

Dumigan - Ave Maria

Britten - Evening Primrose

Elgar - My Love Dwelsl in a Northern land

  As Torrents in Summer

  Go song of mine

  There is sweet music

Holst - I love my love

  I sowed the seeds of love

Stanford - Bluebird


Selig sind die Toten-  Heinrich Schutz (German 1585-1672)

Enek Szent Istvan Kiralyhoz - Zoltan Kodaly (Hungarian1882-1967)
Turot Eszik - A Cigany

Sum Tuum Praesidium - Jan Dismas Zelenka (Czech 1679-1745)

Jesu, meine Freude - Johann Sebastian Bach (German 1685-1750)

Yugoslav Folksongs - Matyas Seiber (Hungarian 1905-1960)

Totus Tuus - Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki (Polish 1933-2010)

Steh auf, meine Freudin - Philipp Dulichius (German 1562-1631)

Hortobagy - Gyorgy Ligeti (Romanian 1923-2006)

The programmes for 2015 included:


Scarlatti - Exultate Deo
Viadana - Exultate Justi
Gesualdo - Languisco e moro
Palestrina - Missa Brevis
Monteverdi - Cantate Domino
Gesualdo - In Monte Olivetti
Monteverdi - Che se tu ser il cor mio
Monteverdi - Io mi son giovinetta
Palestrina - Jesu Rex Admirabilis
Monteverdi - Mentrio miravo fiso
Monteverdi - Baci soavi et cari
Agricola - Amore che sospirar
Rore - Ancor che col partire
Rossini - O Salutaris Hostia