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6 August 2024 | Paul Archibald and Helen Reid trumpet and piano recital

Time: 9:30 pm
Location: Gresham's School, Cromer Road, NR25 6EA, UK

Paul Archibald, trumpet
Helen Reid, piano

Henri Busser: Andante et Scherzo
Georges Enescu: Legende
Cecilia McDowall: Framed for trumpet and Piano
Pierre Gabaye: Sonatine

17 July 2024 | Tenebrae | Ryedale Festival

Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Ampleforth Abbey, Ampleforth, North Yorkshire, YO62 4ER, UK

Tenebrae
Nigel Short, conductor
Concert to include:

Cecilia McDowall: Standing as i do before God

14 July 2024 | Music for a Summer’s Evening | Fairhaven Singers

Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Queens' College, Cambridge, UK

Fairhaven Singers
Ralph Woodward,
conductor
Concert to include:

Cecilia McDowallA Tree is a Song

14 July 2024 | Music for a Summer’s Evening | Fairhaven Singers

Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Queens' College, Cambridge, UK

Fairhaven Singers
Ralph Woodward,
conductor
Concert to include:

Cecilia McDowallA Tree is a Song

13 July 2024 | Kent Chamber Choir

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul, Ash Church Road, Ash Sevenoaks Kent TN15 7HD

Kent Chamber Choir
Joshua Dickin, tenor
Daniel Gethin, conductor
Concert to include:
Cecilia McDowallA Fancy of Folksongs (Green bushes; O no, John!)

13 July 2024 | Christ Church Singers | Glorious Kingdom

Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Christ Church, Christchurch Street West Frome, BA11 1EH, UK

Frome Festival
Christ Church Singers
Alan Burgess, conductor
Christ Church Singers present a celestial banquet of choral music from the 16th Century to today. The programme includes the Missa O Quam Gloriosum by Spanish Renaissance master Tomas Luis de Victoria, and sublime shorter works by Stanford, Bruckner, Cecilia McDowall and others.

12 July 2024 | Polyphony | Voices of New Mexico | World Premiere

Time: 7:30 pm
Location: The Episcopal Cathedral of St John, Albuquerque, New Mexico, US

Polyphony Voices of New Mexico
Maxine Thevenot, Music Director
Stephen Tharp, organ
Amy Huzjak, cello
The program is centered around Cantos Sagrados by Scottish composer James MacMillan. The program will also include the world premiere performance of The Year of the Horse by British composer, Cecilia McDowall, commissioned in memory of Roan Mulholland. T

9 July 2024 | City Chamber Choir | Summer Concert

Time: 7:00 pm
Location: St Vedast alias Foster, London, EC2V 6HH, UK

City Chamber Choir
Stephen Jones
, conductor
Concert to include:

Cecilia McDowallA Fancy of Folksongs

9 July 2024 | A Service of Commemoration | York Minster

Time: 5:00 pm
Location: York Minster Chapter House, York UK

A Service of Commemoration to mark the 40th Anniversary of the 1984 Fire
The Choir of York Minster, led by Robert Sharpe, Director of Music, will perform a selection of reflective music including Bernard Rose’s responses; Psalms 47, 48, 49 for the 9th evening; Herbert Sumsion’s Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in A; and Hymn to the Creator of Light by John Rutter. Ben Morris, Assistant Director of Music, will play Cecilia McDowall’s Sacred and Hallowed Fire on the cathedral’s Grand Organ. 

6 July 2024 | Eternal Light | Phoenix Chorale

Time: 7:30 pm
Location: St Peter and the Holy Apostles Wyndham Square PLYMOUTH, Devon, UK

Phoenix Chorale
Catherine Hamilton,
soprano
Philip Lancaster, baritone
Sally Jenkins, harp
Simon Dunbavand, organ
Mark Smith, piano
Giles Clayton, conductor

Howard Goodall: Requiem
We will also be singing The Lord’s My Shepherd by Goodall (theme tune from Vicar of Dibley) and a selection of other songs by John Rutter, Patrick Hawes and Cecilia McDowall