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Saturday 3rd November 2018 at 7.30pm
at St Nicholas Parish Church, Guisborough

A concert to commemorate the Centenary Anniversary of Armistice Day with choral works and readings in keeping with national observances marking the end to the four year commemorations of the centenary of the First World War.

Conductor ~ Rebecca Johnson

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Programme (Choir items only)

Douglas Guest: For the Fallen - unaccompanied

Edward Elgar: Lux Aeterna - unaccompanied

Michael Tippett: Spirituals from A Child of our Time - unaccompanied

W A Mozart: Veni Sancte Spiritus - with orchestra


W A Mozart: Requiem Mass - with orchestra

See below for the full programme

1st Violins Peter Gulbis, Joanne McKenna, Sarah Wood
2nd Violins Claire Hall, Bruce Caswell
Viola Andrew Lindley
Cello Alison Gulbis, Lynda Perry
Double Bass Karen McCLeave
Clarinets Sally Geldard, Eleanor Walker
Basoons Sharon Clatworthy, David Jones
Trumpet Colin Pearson
Trombone Peter Chester
Timpany Paul Cowley
Continuo Helen Kirk

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart by painter Johann Georg Edlinger

Gabriel FauréMicahel TippettEdward ElgarDouglas Guest

Gabriel Fauré | Michael Tippett | Edward Elgar | Douglas Guest

Full Programme

Part One

For the Fallen ~ Douglas Guest

Peace ~ Robert Graves

Élégie ~ Soloist : Alison Gulbis ~ Gabriel Fauré

Armistice Day 1918 ~ Robert Graves

The Cenotaph ~ Charlotte Mew

Lux Aeterna ~ Edward Elgar

The Wind on the Downs ~ Marian Allen

Photograph ~ Peter Kocan

Spirituals from A Child of our Time ~ M. Tippett

Forgotten Dead, I Salute You ~ Muriel Stuart

Veni Sancte Spiritus ~ W. A. Mozart


Refreshments are provided by the Guisborough Bridge Association to raise funds for its
excellent community work. Please be generous with your donations.

Part Two

Requiem ~ W. A. Mozart


Rebecca rehearsing the choir and orchestra in Sunnyfield House a week before the performance.