Imperial College Chamber Choir

For the Fallen

Our first concert of the Autumn Term was a dedication to the centenary of the Armistice, exploring choral music composed during times of conflict or grief. Performed on 16th November 2018 at St George’s Church Campden Hill.

Programme:

Tomkins – I Heard a Voice from Heaven
Byrd – Justorum Anime
Tavener – Funeral Ikos
Lobo – Versa est in luctum
Palestrina – Stabat Mater Dolorosa
Tavener – Song for Athene
Byrd – Nunc Dimittis from the Short Service
Tallis – In manus tuas Domine
Tallis – O Nata lux
Harris – Faire is the Heaven
Parry – Songs of Farewell
My soul, there is a country
I know my soul hath power
Never weather-beaten sail
There is an old belief
At the round Earth’s imagined corners
Whitacre – Sleep