Repertory

cantandum cloisters 2

A list of (nearly) everything we have performed since our foundation in June 2003

* means performed with orchestra or instrumental ensemble as appropriate; other pieces are a capella or organ-accompanied

Astorga
Stabat mater*

Bach
Wachet auf! (Cantata 140)*
Cantata 158 (solo baritone and chorus)*
Jesu, meine Freude
Komm Jesu, komm

Benda
Romeo and Juliet (extracts)*

Biber
Magnificat*
De profundis*

Bononcini
When Saul was King over us *

Brahms
O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
Op 17 songs (women’s voices)*

Brewer
D major service

Britten
A Ceremony of Carols*
Hymn to St Cecilia
Rejoice in the Lamb

Bruckner
Os justi
Afferentur regi*
Ecce sacerdos*
Christus factus est pro nobis

Buxtehude
Magnificat*

Byrd
Short service
Four-part mass
Teach me O Lord
Laetentur coeli
Vidimus stellam
Regis Tharsis
Responses
Haec dies

Caldara
Missa dolorosa*

Campion
Never weather-beaten sail

Carissimi
Jephthe (semi-staged)*
Vanitas vanitatum*
Jonas*

Charpentier
Le reniement de St Pierre

Cleobury (arr)
Let all mortal flesh keep silence

Clemens non Papa
Crux fidelis
Magi videntes stellam

Cornelius
The Three Kings

Duruflé
Requiem
Four motets on Gregorian themes

East
Hence, stars, too dim of light

Eccard
When to the temple Mary went

Elgar
Ave verum corpus

Farrant
Lord, for thy tender mercy’s sake

Fauré
Requiem

Foster
Nativity

Fux
Nisi dominus

Gibbons
O clap your hands
The Silver Swan
See, see the Word is incarnate
This is the record of John*
Almighty and everlasting God
Short service

Greene
Jephtha* (with Bampton Classical Opera and Players)
Harken unto me, ye holy children*

Guerrero
Canite tuba

Handl
Ab oriente venerunt magi
Omnes de saba venient

Handel
Acis and Galatea* (with Bampton Classical Opera and London Mozart Players)
The King shall rejoice*
Let they hand be strengthened*
The Choice of Hercules* (semi-staged)
Messiah* (with Bampton Classical Opera)
How dark, O Lord, are thy decrees*
Ode on the birthday of Queen Anne*
O praise the Lord with one consent*
Funeral anthem for Queen Caroline*
Utrecht Te Deum*
The Lord is my light*
Let God arise*

Hassler
Hodie Christus natus est

Haydn, J
Canzonettas (solo soprano)
Little Organ Mass
Maria Theresa mass*
St Nicholas mass*

Haydn, M
Requiem in C minor*

Holst
This have I done for my true love

Humfrey
E minor service

Howells
Take him, earth, for cherishing
Like as the hart
This is the little door

Ireland
Greater love hath no man

James
Christus solus habet immortalitatem (first performance)

Janacek
Otcenas*

Kodaly
Matra Pictures

Langlais
Messe solenelle

Legrenzi
Compline*
Salve, Regina*

arr. Ledger
Sussex carol

Linley
Shakespeare Ode*

Lhéritier
Surrexit pastor bonus

Marenzio
Tribus miraculis
Iste est Joannes
Cruda Amarilli

Manchicourt
Missa Reges terrae

Mathais
A child is born

Mendelssohn
Ave Maria
When Jesus our Lord (from Christus)
Am Himmelfahrtstage
Psalm 43

Monteverdi
Missa da capella
Beatus vir*
Quel augellin
Ecco mormorar l’onde

Morales
Ecce virgo concipiet

Mozart
Missa brevis in D minor*
Missa brevis in C K 259 (Organsolo mass)
Ave verum corpus

Mundy
Magnificat
O Lord, the maker of all thing

Rheinberger
Abendlied

Palestrina
Missa Papae Marcelli
Missa Dies sanctificatus
Missa Aeterna Christi munera
Missa brevis
Missa Iste confessor
Stabat mater
Tu es Petrus
Sicut cervus
Exsultate Deo
Justus ut palma florebit
Dum aurora finem daret

Parry
My soul, there is a country
Never weather-beaten sail
Blest Pair of Sirens

Phillips
Ascendit deus

Poston
Jesus Christ the Apple Tree

Poulenc
Quatre motets pour le temps de Noel
Timor et tremor
Vinea mea electa

H Praetorious
Magnificat quinti toni

M Praetorious
Quem pastores laudavere

Purcell, D
E minor service

Purcell, H
Dido and Aeneas (semi-staged)*
O Sing unto the Lord*
Jehova quam multi sunt hostes mei
Hear my prayer
Funeral music for Queen Mary
Welcome to all the Pleasures*
Come, ye sons of art, away!*
Rejoice in the Lord alway*

More
O sonno

Rose
Responses

Rutter
Sans day carol

Sanders
The Reproaches

Scarlatti, D
Stabat mater*

Schütz
Deutsches Magnificat
Psalm 100

Sheppard
Gaude, gaude, gaude Maria

Smith
Responses

Stanford
Beati quorum via

Stainer
The Crucifixion

Steffani
Stabat Mater*

Tallis
Short service
Lamentations of Jeremiah
If ye love me
O nata lux de lumine
Salvator mundi
Missa Puer natus est nobis

Tchaikowsky
The Crown of Roses

Telemann
Laudate Jehovah* (Psalm 117)

Tomkins
When David heard that Absalon was slain
Great and marvellous
My shepherd is the living Lord

Vanhal
Missa pastoralis* (possible UK premiere)

Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on Christmas carols
Mass in G minor
Three Shakespeare Songs

Vautor
Sweet Suffolk owl

Viadana
Exsultate justi

Victoria
O magnum mysterium (mass and motet)
O quam gloriosum (mass and motet)
Tenebrae Responsories
Ave Regina caelorum
Salve, Regina
Officium defunctorum (Requiem; 1605)

Vivaldi
Gloria*
Magnificat*

Walton
A Litany
What cheer?

Warlock
Bethlehem Down

Weelkes
Hosanna to the son of David
When David heard that Absalon was slain
Thule, the period of cosmography
The Andalusian merchant

Wilbye
Adieu, sweet Amaryllis
Draw on, sweet night
Sweet honeysucking bees
Yet sweet take heed

Zelenka
Lamentation I* (solo baritone)