The Sixteen at Christmas: London

5 December 2016 7pm Shoreditch Town Hall £10 - £35(Booking Fees Apply)

The story of the three kings has inspired composers for hundreds of years and they feature in several of the pieces in this year’s Christmas programme. The music ranges from imperishable Renaissance masterpieces through to traditional favourites.

Part of the Spitalfields Music Winter Festival


The Sixteen
Harry Christophers conductor


Traditional I wonder as I wander
Handl Omnes de Saba
JH Hopkins Jnr We Three Kings
Fricker A Babe is born
Traditional This Endris Night
Howells Long, long ago
Palestrina Reges Tharsis
Traditional Wexford Carol
Palestrina Videntes stellam Magi
Traditional Children’s Song of the Nativity
Sheppard Reges Tharsis
Plainsong Crudelis Herodes
Lassus Omnes de Saba
Traditional The First Nowell
Warlock Bethlehem Down
Cornelius The Three Kings
Lassus Videntes stellam Magi
James Bassi Quem pastores laudavere
Plainsong Tribus miraculis
Anerio Magnificat a8

Post-concert Q&A
8.45– 9.15pm
Harry Christophers discusses the programme


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