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Sing unto the Lord

Sat 30 Jun 2018

| £12

The Durham Singers summer concert is a programme of music about singing, based around different settings of Psalm 96, “Sing unto the Lord a new song”. To include music by Purcell, Pachelbel and Macmillan and culminating in Bach’s great motet for double choir Singet dem Herrn.

​Thomas Tomkins: O Sing unto the Lord
James MacMillan: A New Song
Henry Purcell: O Sing unto the Lord (Anthony Smith, bass)
Julian Anderson: Sing unto the Lord
Johann Pachelbel: Singet dem Herrn
Dietrich Buxtehude: Chorale prelude Nun lob, mein Seel den Herren, BuxWV 215
Heinrich Schütz: Nun lob, mein Seel, den Herren, SWV 41
Michael Praetorius: Organ variation Nun lob mein Seel den Herren
William Byrd: Cantate Domino
J. S. Bach: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 225

Musical director: Julian Wright
Organ: Francesca Massey

Tickets: £12, students and under-25 £8. Children 13 and under: free. Tickets available online from the link below, from choir members or from Durham Music Shop, Langley Moor (from mid-May). Tickets on the door subject to availability.

The audience are warmly invited to join the choir for refreshments after the concert.


Date: Sat 30 Jun 2018

Tickets: £12

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St Brandon’s Church
Brancepeth DH7 8DF



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