48 - Young Artist Platform 4 - Echo

48 - Young Artist Platform 4 - Echo

28 July 2018 11:00 am

St Mary's Church, Lastingham, YO62 6TN

48 - Young Artist Platform 4 - Echo

Coffee Concert
Young Artist Platform 4

Sarah Latto (conductor)

‘Hush, no more’
Music about music and songs about song

Judith Weir – Vertue
Palestrina – Exsultate deo
Monteverdi – Cantate Domino
Howard Skempton – The Flight of Song
Peter Phillips – Cecilia Virgo
Bernard Rose – Feast Song for St. Cecilia
Judith Weir – My Guardian Angel
Purcell – Hush, no more (from The Fairy Queen)
William Byrd – Sing Joyfully
Improvisation on Killing me softly
Arvo Pärt – The Deer’s Cry
Judith Weir – The Song Sung True

The vibrant young professional choir Echo are fast becoming known for their freshly-minted and imaginative approach. They sing ‘music about music’, ranging widely across music from the 16th century to the present day, including festival composer in residence Judith Weir, as well as demonstrating their speciality in the rare art of choral improvisation.

Coffee, tea, soft drinks and biscuits served from 10am – 10.45am in Lastingham village hall

Prices: Full £12.00,  Gold £9.60,  Silver £10.80,  Under 25 £6.00