Crux Fidelis: Meditations on the Cross and the Passion

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Clothworkers Consort of Leeds returns to the Leeds International Medieval Congress to perform a concert of chant and medieval polyphony. The programme explores the richness of English composers’ responses to the variety of perspectives found in medieval texts relating to Christ’s Passion.

Leeds Universities Catholic Chaplaincy: 8.30pm

 

Programme:

Plainchant: O crux gloriosa
William Cornysh (1465–1523): Woefully arrayed
Plainchant: O crux splendidior
John Dunstable (c.1390–1453): Crux fidelis
John Browne (fl. c.1490): Jesu, mercy, how may this be
Plainchant: Crux fidelis
Anon (Fayrfax MS): Ah, my dear, ah, my dear son
William Cornysh: Ave Maria, mater Dei
Richard Davy (c. 14651507): Stabat Mater

Tickets £15 on the door