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The Coming of Winter:
An NLCC Christmas Concert

New London Chamber Choir / Kieran Morris & Louise Drewett
with Anthony Gritten, organ

Sunday 3 December 2023, 19:00
at St James’ Church, Islington, London, N1 8PH

Tickets: £15 available on the door

This concert, with a theme of dark then light, represents a relaunch of New London Chamber Choir activities after the COVID-19 pandemic.


Music will include Christmas and winter-themed pieces by Poulenc, Kodaly, Ruth Crawford Seeger, Meredith Monk, Gerald Barry, Howard Skempton, Anna Thorvaldsdottir and more.

Francis PoulencUn soir de Neige
Anna ThorvaldsdottirHeyr þu os himnum á
Gerald BarryThe Coming of Winter
Meredith MonkNightfall
Howard Skempton: Christmas Bells
Ruth Crawford Seeger: ‘To an angel’ from Three Chants
David BedfordWide, Wide in the Rose’s Side
Charles Ives: Adeste Fidelis in an Organ Prelude
Peter WarlockBalulalow, Benedicamus Domino
Zoltán Kodály: Veni, Veni Emmanuel
Elizabeth PostonThe Boar’s Head carol