Spring Concert at St Ann's

07/05/2013 14:38

There's some splendid music on offer at our Concert on Saturday.

Here's the programme content:


First Half

Prelude - Ola Gjeilo;   Versa est in luctum - Alfonso Lobo; Nunc Dimittis - Gustav Holst

I lie down this night with God and May God the Father bless us     From ‘Three Gaelic blessings’ by David W. Jepson    

Solo: Georgina Hulse (Soprano) accompanist Dave Robinson V'adoro pupille . from  Handel's Julius Caesar

Ave Maria Vytautas Miškinis;

Two Lenten Motets by Paveł Łukaszewski  I.  Memento mei, Domine  II. Crucem tuam adoramus, Domine

I. The dark-eyed sailor, II.  The spring time of the year, III. Just as the tide was flowing 

From ‘Five English folk songs’ Ralph Vaughan Williams


Second Half

With a lily in your hand - Eric Whitacre; Sleep - Eric Whitacre;  Rise up, my love, my fair one - Healy Willan

Northern Lights - Ola Gjeilo; Ay que dolor - Joan Cererols; O vos omnes - Tomás Luis de Victoria

Solo:  Lloyd Poulter (Tenor) accompanist Dave Robinson The Salley Gardens - Benjamin Britten

Loch Lomond Trad. - Scottish arr. David Overton; Greensleeves - Trad.  English arr. Bob Chilcott

Spread a little happiness - Clifford Grey/Vivian Ellis; Don’t it make my brown eyes blue - Richard Leigh, arr. Alan Woods



Our Musical Director


Jill Henderson-Wild has been with us since 2006.

Her biographical notes are in the People page.

Our Assistant Musical Director

Dave Robinson

See the People page for more details

2023/24 Concert Dates:


  • 2 March 2024, 3:00pm, at the Church of St Mary the Virgin, Bowdon, with Bowdon School Choir
  • 14 April 2024, 3:00pm, at the Bridgewater Hall - Sir Karl Jenkins 80th birthday celebration concert
  • 18 May 2024, 3:00pm, at Wilmslow United Reformed Church
  • 29 June 2024, 7:30pm, in Didsbury (venue tbc)
  • 6 July 2024, 7:30pm, at the church of St Michael and All Angels, Hawkshead
Tickets can be reserved here