Repertoire

A cross-section of repertoire the choir has performed in recent years

It is the evening hour Geoffrey Adams (local composer)
O lux beata trinitas; Before the ending of the day Kerry Andrew
To be sung on the water Samuel Barber
Bird Year: 1.Siskin 2.Swallow 3.Wild Geese 4. Barn Owl Sally Beamish
A Farewell to Arms Richard Rodney Bennett
Chorale after an old French Carol; A Hymn to the Virgin; Hymn to St Cecilia Benjamin Britten
Mass for four voices; Siderum rector; Nunc dimittis; Salve regina; Ave verum corpus William Byrd
Triduum Katie Chatburn (local composer)
The sweet delights of love; Come, buy my cherries Jane Chattock’s Book of Rounds
I am the great sun Jussi Chydenius
Sanctus; Vidi Jerusalem; O Maria, vernans rosa Clemens non Papa
Ah Robin, gentle Robin; Hoyda, hoyda, jolly rutterkin William Cornysh
Lullabye for Lucy; Hoy Calendar Peter Maxwell Davies
On Leaving Odes I,III,IV,V Galina Grigorjeva  
O virtus sapientiae Hildegard of Bingen
Scaramella;Tu solus qui facis mirabilia; Petite Camusette Josquin des Pres
So deep; Gallant weaver; A child’s prayer James MacMillan
Dreaming England Peter McGarr (local composer)
Double, double, toil and trouble; Full fathom five Jaako Mäntyjärvi
Song of the burn; Subway Piranhas Thea Musgrave
Locus iste Tarik O’Regan
Seven Magnificat Antiphons; Which was the son of…; Da pacem Domine; The Woman with the Alabaster Box; Nunc dimittis; Bogoroditse devo Arvo Pärt
Songs of Love and Longing; Swart smeked smithes Sheena Phillips
Funeral Sentences; Hear my prayer, O Lord; Miserere mei Henry Purcell
Priidite poklonimsia, Blazhen muzh, Bogoroditse Devo from The All-Night Vigil, op.32; Cherubic Hymn Sergei Rachmaninov
As the very rocks themselves Paul Robinson (The Hepton Singers Commission 2001)
Three sacred hymns Alfred Schnittke  
Rise up, my love Howard Skempton
O sacrum convivium; Hear the voice and prayer Thomas Tallis
Kullervo’s Message Veljo Tormis
Five Lenten Motets and Five Psalms Antonin Tucapsky
Three Elizabethan Part Songs; Three Shakespeare Songs Ralph Vaughan Williams
Rehearsing the languages of birds; Afresh, seven times Alison West
Love bade me welcome; Vertue Judith Weir