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BBC Singers: Judith Weir

Judith Weir, BBC Singers' Composer in Association, curates a concert at St Paul's, Knightsbridge pairing choral music of the 20th and 21st centuries.

BBC Singers' Composer in Association, Judith Weir, curates a concert at St Paul's Knightsbridge pairing choral music of the 20th and 21st centuries with SS Wesley, Stainer and Mendelssohn. There is also the opportunity to hear Judith Weir's I love all beauteous things, commissioned as part of her role as Master of the Queen's Music to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday.

BBC Singers
Stephen Farr - organ
Nicholas Chalmers - conductor.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music and featured items

  • Part 1

    Duration: 01:03:55

  • Samuel Sebastian Wesley

    Wash me throughly

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Judith Weir

    Holy Innocents

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Samuel Sebastian Wesley

    Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Judith Weir

    Leaf from leaf Christ knows

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Piers Hellawell

    Isabella's Banquet

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Hear my prayer

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Interval

    Duration: 11:16

  • Malcolm Williamson

    Concerto Grosso (To Yuval Zaliouk)

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Part 2

    Duration: 40:35

  • Samuel Barber

    Let down the bars, O Death

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Michael Finnissy

    Christening

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Elliott Carter

    Heart not so heavy as mine

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • John Furse

    Fall, leaves, fall

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Elliott Carter

    Musicians Wrestle Everywhere

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Judith Weir

    I love all beauteous things

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • John Stainer

    The Crucifixion: God so loved the world

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • John Stainer

    I saw the Lord

    Performer: Stephen Farr. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Nicholas Chalmers.
  • Post-concert

    Duration: 37:13

  • Paul Ben-Haim

    Chamber Music for Flute, Viola and Harp (I.Pastorale II.Burlesque, III.Melody)

    Performer: Marcos Fregnani-Martins. Performer: Pierre-Henri Xuereb. Performer: Rachel Talitman.
    • Jewish Composers: The Escapers.
    • Harp & Company.
    • 5-7.
  • Paul Ben-Haim

    Three Songs Without Words (I. Arioso, II. Ballad, III. Sephardic Melody)

    Performer: Pierre-Henri Xuereb. Performer: Rachel Talitman.
    • Jewish Composers: The Escapers.
    • Harp & Company.
    • 8-10.
  • Paul Ben-Haim

    Poème for Harp Solo (Largamente rubando)

    Performer: Rachel Talitman.
    • Jewish Composers: The Escapers.
    • Harp & Company.
    • 11.
  • Ernest Bloch

    Abodah for violin and piano

    Performer: Hagai Shaham. Performer: Arnon Erez.
    • Ernest Bloch: Violin sonatas: Shaham/Erez.
    • Hyperion.

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