The Sixteen

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Saturday, 19 May 2018
19:30 | Exeter Cathedral
Exeter Cathedral

The Sixteen
Harry Christophers – conductor

The Sixteen and Harry Christophers present a beautifully curated programme contrasting the sacred and secular work of the two 16th-century composers William Cornysh (father and son), and one of the 20th-century’s great masters of vocal music, Benjamin Britten.

Programme

Britten – Hymn to the Virgin
Cornysh – My love she mourneth
Britten – Hymn to Saint Cecilia
Cornysh – Salve Regina
Britten – Advance Democracy
Cornysh – Ave Maria, Mater Dei
Cornysh – Woefully array’d
Cornysh – Ah Robin, gentle Robin
Britten – Sacred and Profane