Concert St Mary the Virgin Church, Minster

21st June 2015
In aid of the Organ fund

"Such a wonderful concert. It was so, so good, complete with such a variety of music, and all so professionally presented. We were delighted to be there, and really were so impressed by the amazing versatility of singing and the wide variety of music, it was such a splendid Summer evening, filled with such beautiful music. A huge well done!"


Adieu, sweet Amaryllis (1598)John Wilbye,Madrigal
And so it goes (1983)Billy Joel
arr. Bob Chilcot
Begin the Beguine (1934)Cole PorterEasy Listening
Bluebirds over the white cliffs of Dover (1941)
Soprano Solo: Caroline
Kent, WalterEasy Listening
Boogie-woogie bugle boy (1941)Don Raye & Hughie PrinceEasy Listening
Bridge over troubled water (1970)
Guitar: Markus
Paul SimonEasy Listening
Don't worry, be happy
Soprano Solo: Sally
McFerrin, Bobby
arr. Shaw, Kirby
Easy Listening
Flower Duet from the opera Lakmé arranged for flutes (1883)
Flutes: Caroline, Markus
Léo DelibesEasy Listening / Secular
3 Pieces played by the Minster Handbells
Herr Gott Abrahams from Elijah (1846)
Bariton Solo: Markus
Felix Mendellsohn BartoldySacred
Lay a garland (1840)Robert PearsallSecular
Lux aurumque (2000)Eric WhitacreSacred
Village Green &Midsommer Murder (1998)Jim ParkerSecular / Film- Showmusic
My bonny lass she smileth (1595) Thomas Morley Madrigal
My Lord, what a morninTraditional spiritualSacred
Never weather beaten sail (c1619)Thomas CampionMadrigal
A Nightingale sang in Berkley Square (1939)
Tenor Solo: Colin
Eric Maschwitz & Manning SherwinEasy Listening
O come e grand martire (1592)Claudio MonteverdiMadrigal
O vos Omnes (1932)Pablo CasalsSacred
Organ Solo
Organist: Chris
Peter go ring dem' Bellsarr. Alan WoodsSpiritual
Pie Jesu (1984)
Soprano Solos:
Caroline & Simone
Andrew Lloyd-WebberSacred
The Lord is my Sheperd Psalm 23 (1994)Howard GoodalSacred
Put on the armour of the Lord (1996)Ken BurtonSacred
Someone to watch over me (1926)George GershwinEasy Listening / Jazz
The Prayer (1999)
Soloists: Simone & Phil
David Foster, Carole Bayer Sager, Alberto Testa & Tony RenisEasy Listening
This is the day (2011)John RutterSacred
Unchained Melody (1955)Hy Zaret & Alex NorthEasy Listening
You are mineDavid Haas & Mark HayesSacred