Earth Music

Past Concert

Event details

  • English Martyrs Church, Reading
  • March 7, 2009
  • Saturday, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

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Earth Music

English Martyrs Church, 64 Liebenrood Road, Reading, RG30 2EB

Saturday, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
March 7, 2009


The second in our ‘Elemental’ series, and featured sacred music inspired by the earth.

Programme (PDF)

  • Fear not, O land (Sumsion)
  • Turn back, O man (Holst)
  • Terra tremuit (Palestrina)
  • God so loved the world (Stainer)
  • Take him, earth, for cherishing (Howells)
  • For the beauty of the earth (Rutter)
  • Songs of Farewell – My soul, there is a country (Parry)
  • Songs of Farewell – I know my soul hath power (Parry)
  • Songs of Farewell – Never weather-beaten sail (Parry)
  • Songs of Farewell – There is an old belief (Parry)
  • Songs of Farewell – At the round world’s imagined corners (Parry)
  • Songs of Farewell – Lord, let me know mine end (Parry)
  • Frohlocket ihr Volker auf Erden (Mendelssohn)
  • Thou visitest the earth (Greene)
  • Let all the world (Vaughan-Williams)