There Is Sweet Music

Past Concert

Event details

  • Greyfriars Church, Reading
  • November 14, 2015
  • Saturday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

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There Is Sweet Music

Greyfriars Church, Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1EH

Saturday, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
November 14, 2015


A concert celebrating the British part-song. The programme will include Stanford’s Bluebird, Pearsall’s Lay a garland, three songs by Elgar, Kelly’s lively Three London Songs and music by Dyson, Ireland, Balfour-Gardiner, Wood and more.

There will be several instrumental interludes in this concert, provided by members of the choir. These will include solo trombone, a flute quartet, a barbershop group, a soprano and trumpet piece, among other gems!

Programme (PDF)

  • The Bluebird – Stanford
  • Lay a Garland – Pearsall

  • The Hills – Ireland
  • Songs of Courage – Dyson

  • Cargoes – Balfour Gardiner
  • There is Sweet Music – Elgar
  • Go Lovely Rose – Thiman

  • Three London Songs – Kelly