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Vivace Meets Vivaldi

Women's Institute Hall, Arlesey
10th December 2005

Gloria (1708) by Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741)
  1. Gloria in excelsis
  2. Et in terra pax
  3. Laudamus te
  4. Gratias agimus tibi
  5. Propter magnam gloriam
  6. Domine Deus
  7. Domine Fili Unigenite
  8. Domine Deus, Agnus Dei
  9. Qui tollis
  10. Qui sedes ad dexteram
  11. Quoniam tu solus sanctus
  12. Cum Sancto Spiritu
with soloists
Isla Dennis (Soprano)
Helen Bradley (Mezzo soprano)
Kirsten Griffiths (Alto)

Away in a Manger

Madeline Morris

Recorders of Cockernhoe School:

  • Christmas Rondo
  • Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer
Coventry Carol (Anon arranged by David Willcocks)

In the Still of the Night by Thea Musgrave
Viola Soloist: Clare Finnimore
It Came upon a Midnight Clear
(Traditional, adapted by Arthur Sullivan, E H Sears)
Choir & Audience

~~~ INTERVAL (approx 20 minutes) ~~~

Captain Noah and His Amazing Floating Zoo (1973)
by Michael Flanders & Joseph Horovitz

with soloists
Helen Bradley (Mezzo soprano)
Kirsten Griffiths (Alto)
Robin Osterley (Baritone)
Janet Leadley (Soprano)
  1. The Lord looked down
  2. The people of fun city
  3. Ev'ry living creature
  4. It looks like rain
  5. For the floodgates of heaven

O Holy Night (Adolphe Adam arranged by John West)

Isla Dennis & Choir

A Right Pantomime

Bob Wilkins

Silent Night (Franz Grüber)

Choir, Audience
Recorders of Cockernhoe School
Violin: Eleanor Thompson

Once in Royal David's City (HJ Gauntlett)

Choir, Audience
Recorders of Cockernhoe School
Violin: Eleanor Thompson

Captain Noah - conclusion

  1. Forty days and nights
  2. For the Lord closed the floodgates
  3. Father Noah open the porthole
  4. Then the Lord looked down
  5. Oh what a wonderful scene


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