UK Calling 2017-06-12T21:00:02+00:00

UK Calling

July 9-17, 2017 

Across the UK

The local concert is over, but you can still join us in the UK!  Scroll down for details.

Richard Eaton Singers
Leonard Ratzlaff, Conductor
Graham Fast, Conducting Assistant
David Eggert, cello

A packed tour across the UK sees RES spreading Canadian cheer in Cathedrals in Edinburgh, Durham, York, Stratford-on-Avon, and Oxford.

In recognition of 2017 being the 150th year of the birth of our country, RES will present a program featuring many Canadian choral works on this tour.

Program

Willan – O Lord our Governour
Martin – Ave verum corpus
Martin – O salutaris hostia
Henderson – Magnificat
Haydn – Awake the Harp (Creation)
Mendelssohn – Verleih uns Frieden
Mendelssohn – Sechs Sprüche (four excerpts)

  • Am Neujahrstage
  • In der Passionszeit
  • Im Advent
  • Weihnachten

Brahms – Geistliches Lied, Op. 30
Chilcott – Gloria (last two movements)

  • Qui tollis peccata mundi
  • Quoniam to solus

Intermission

Chesnokov – Spaseniye sodelal
Kreek – Psalm 104
Dubra – Ave Maria
Pärt – Bogoroditse Devo
Gjeilo – Serenity
Daley – The Stars are with the Voyager
Sirett – Ce Beau Printemps
Nickel, arr – Four Strong Winds
Dawson, arr – Ain’a That Good News
Pack, arr. – Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen
Kirchner – Unclouded Day

Please join us in the UK on the following dates. All concerts are FREE! No tickets required.

Sunday July 9, 6.00pm – St Giles’ Cathedral, High St, Edinburgh

Tuesday July 11, 7.30pm – St Cuthbert’s Chapel, Ushaw College, Durham

Wednesday July 12, 1.00pm – Ripon Cathedral, York

Thursday July 13, 7.30pm – St Peter’s Church, Cambridge Rd, Harrogate

Saturday July 15, 7.30pm – All Saints’ Parish Church, Priory Terrace, Leamington Spa

Monday July 17, 1.00pm – Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford