St Martin in the Fields: A Baroque Christmas Celebration

When

Tuesday, December 1
12:00 AM – 11:59 PM

Where

Repeats

An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 29, 2020
December 1December 29
12:00 AM11:59 PM

Event Description

A beautiful sequence of baroque music for Christmas from St Martin’s Voices and St Martin’s Players including much-loved choruses from Handel’s Messiah.

To access the concert, a link and password will be sent to you via email on 1 December 2020. By clicking on the link and entering the password, you will be taken straight to the performance.

You will be able to watch the concert as many times as you like in December. The concert will be unavailable after 31 December 2020.

Programme:
Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
Gloria a 7

Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704)
Gloria Dialogue between angels and shepherds

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
Gloria a 7 Selva morale e spiritual No 7

Isabella Leonarda (1620-1704)
Gloria Dialogue between angels and shepherds

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude Cantata BWV 147

Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Behold I bring you glad tidings

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Ich freue mich in dir Cantata BWV 133

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Sequence from Messiah
And the glory of the Lord
For unto us a child is born
Pifa – Sinfonia
There were shepherds abiding in the fields
Glory to God in the highest
Hallelujah

St Martin’s Voices
St Martin’s Players
Directed by Andrew Earis

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