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Wed 18 Dec,19:30
Holy Trinity Church, St Andrews
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Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh
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Performance Details

A ROSE IN WINTER

Programme includes:

SALLY BEAMISH
In the Stillness
MARGARET RIZZA
Mary Slept
JUDITH WEIR
Drop down ye heavens
KERRY ANDREW
Hevene Quene
CECILIA MCDOWALL
Ave Regina
ANTON BRUCKNER
Locus Iste; Ave Maria; Virga Jesse
PRAETORIUS arr SANDSTRÖM
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen

and music by Sweelinck, Kenneth Leighton and Sir James MacMillan as well as traditional Christmas carols.

BEN PARRY – Conductor
SCO Chorus

Join the SCO Chorus for a festive and reflective mix of ancient and contemporary music, exploring symbolism associated with the Virgin Mother, Mary. The programme includes Sally Beamish’s In the Stillness, which beautifully captures the hushed rapture of a small parish church in a snowbound landscape and Cecilia McDowell’s intimate Ave Regina. There’s also music by Sweelinck, Kenneth Leighton and Sir James MacMillan as well as traditional Christmas carols. Be sure to book early!

Ben Parry

Conductor

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Ben Parry has a busy career as a conductor, composer, arranger, singer and producer in both classical and light music fields. He has made over 80 CD recordings and his compositions and arrangements are published by Oxford University Press, Peters Edition and Faber Music, including the popular Faber Carol Book and Music for Special Occasions. He collaborates regularly with the writer Garth Bardsley: their choral piece Flame was performed by a choir of 300 singers at the Royal Albert Hall in the 2012 BBC Proms and their carol Three Angels by King's College Choir on BBC TV's Carols from King's

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SCO Chorus

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The Scottish Chamber Orchestra Chorus has built a reputation as one of Scotland’s most vibrant and versatile choirs. Widely regarded as one of the finest orchestral choruses in the UK, it celebrated its 25th Anniversary in 2016. 

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