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Investec International Music Festival

Charterhouse
19 Mar 2022

Vaughan Williams

The Old 100th

Holst

St Paul's Suite

Vaughan Williams

An Oxford Elegy*

Interval

Vaughan Williams arr. David Matthews

Romance & Pastorale** (world premiere)

Tallis

Unaccompanied anthems ending with Thou Wast O God

Vaughan Williams

Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis

Britten Sinfonia © Benjamin Ealovega

Summary

In the Surrey Hills, Charterhouse pupils play alongside Britten Sinfonia and violin soloist Alexander Sitkovetsky, directed by leader Thomas Gould, in the St Paul Suite and Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis, and the school’s Chapel Choir performs in The Old 100th, An Oxford Elegy and Tallis anthems, conducted by Charterhouse Director of Music Mark Shepherd.

Pre-concert reception includes an exhibition of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Artefacts and a talk by Dr Russell Millard, Head of Academic Music at Charterhouse School.

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