Lest we forget

Past Concert

Event details

  • Queen Anne's School, Reading
  • November 11, 2018
  • Sunday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

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Lest we forget

Queen Anne's School, 6 Henley Rd, Reading, RG4 6DX

Sunday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
November 11, 2018

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Lest we forget

Queen Anne's School, 6 Henley Rd, Reading, RG4 6DX

Sunday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
November 11, 2018

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Our Remembrance concert takes place a hundred years after the end of the First World War, to the very day. We present a programme of beautiful, atmospheric and thought-provoking music in the glorious acoustic and environment of the School Hall at Queen Anne’s, with its high ceilings and wood panelling to enhance our sound. The programme will include Canadian composer Eleanor Daley’s gorgeous Requiem, accompanied by music from Vaughan Williams, Howells, Parry, Tavener, Eric Whitacre, Will Todd and Paul Mealor.

Programme (PDF)

Recollections (PDF)

  • Crossing the Bar – C H H Parry
  • Requiem – Eleanor Daley
  • Peace – Paul Mealor
  • The Kontakion – Rupert Lang
  • Exhortation & Kohima – John Tavener
  • Take Him Earth for Cherishing – Herbert Howells
  • Valiant for Truth – Vaughan Williams
  • Nox Aurumque – Eric Whitace
  • For peace – WIll Todd
  • For the Fallen – Douglas Guest