Sansara – O Radiant Dawn

/ Dec

Sansara – O Radiant Dawn

SJE Arts
Start Time
07:30 pm - 09:15 pm
£17, £15 under 25 £5

SJE Arts Next Generation Series 2018


Weir: Drop down, ye Heavens
Tallis: O nata lux
Byrd: Vigilate
MacMillan: O Radiant Dawn
Byrd: O magnum mysterium, Beata virgo
Tavener: Mother of God, here I stand
Britten: Hymn to the Virgin
H Praetorius: Magnificat Quinti Toni (with interpolated carols)
M Praetorius: Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Sheppard: Verbum caro
Galvani: On Christmas Morn
Fayrfax: Missa Tecum principium, Gloria
Tarney: The Waiting Sky

Tallis: Videte miraculum

Conjuring an aura of mystery and excitement, Sansara explores the anticipation of Christmas, the programme an inter-weaving of works by Masters of the Renaissance and 20th and 21st century composers.
Celebrate the season of advent and be transported by the charm and talent of this exceptional ensemble, “The a cappella sound of the future” – Peter Phillips, The Tallis Scholars.

Founded in 2013, Sansara has rapidly gained a reputation for captivating performances and imaginative narrative programmes. In September 2015, it won First Prize and Audience Prize in the London International A Cappella Choir Competition, hosted by St John’s Smith Square in association with The Tallis Scholars.