B is for Blessed

Past Concert

Event details

  • Douai Abbey, Upper Woolhampton
  • November 21, 2009
  • Saturday, 7:30 PM to 9:45 PM

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B is for Blessed

Douai Abbey, Upper Woolhampton, Reading, RG7 5TQ

Saturday, 7:30 PM to 9:45 PM
November 21, 2009


The first concert in our ‘Three Bs’ series, and featured sacred music linked to the letter B.

Programme (PDF)

  • Beatus Vir (Monteverdi)
  • Magnificat (Buxtehude)
  • Ave Maria (Bruckner)
  • Virga Jesse (Bruckner)
  • Christus factus est (Bruckner)
  • Os justi (Bruckner)
  • Locus Iste (Bruckner)
  • Komm, Jesu, komm (Bach)
  • Bogoroditsye Dyevo (Rachmaninov)
  • Hymn to St Cecilia (Britten)
  • How lovely are thy dwellings (Brahms)
  • Spirituals for Choirs – Steal away (Blackwell (arr.))