Chamber Choir Ireland - A Babe is Born

Chamber Choir Ireland - A Babe is Born

Sunday, 8 December 2019, 8.00pm

To get the festive season off to a lilting start, join Chamber Choir Ireland under conductor Paul Hillier for A Babe is Born, taking place in the stunning surrounds of Christ Church Cathedral this December.

Paul Hillier has once again crafted a beautiful seasonal programme including the world-premiere performance of a series of carols written by Eoghan Desmond for this occasion. The programme will also feature festive works by Arvo Pärt, William Byrd and Tomás Luis de Victoria, resulting in a unique Christmas experience.

Early booking is advised to avoid disappointment!

This programme presents the first performance of Sir Cristemas, The Morning Star, I sing of a maiden, and Verbum caro factum est by Eoghan Desmond, which were specially commissioned by Chamber Choir Ireland for this occasion.

Programme:

Sir Cristemas, The Morning Star —Eoghan Desmond

Puer natus est nobis, Viderunt omnes —William Byrd

Magnificat —Arvo Pärt

Hodie Christus natus est —William Byrd

I sing of a maiden, Verbum caro factum est —Eoghan Desmond

Redemptoris mater, O magnum mysterium, Salve Regina —Tomás Luis de Victoria Alma

Coventry Carol, A Babe is Born —Eoghan Desmond

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Chamber Choir Ireland - Hymn to the Virgin (Benjamin Britten) Conducted by Paul Hillier

Published on 11 November 2019

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