Engagements

An archive of all out Engagements pre-July 2012 is available here.

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The Clothworkers Consort of Leeds presents a concert of a cappella English choral music, including the world premiere of ‘Under the wide and starry skies’ – settings of prayers written by Robert Louis Stevenson in Western Samoa –  and The Edward Thomas Quartet – settings of texts by World War I poet Edward Thomas and…
A concert of music for double choir, presented by the Clothworkers Consort of Leeds and the Leeds Guild of Singers. Tickets available at the door. Programme to include: Hassler, Mass for double choir Graham Coatman, Entartung for double choir Benjamin Britten, Sacred and Profane  William Sterndale Bennett, In thee, O Lord for double choir Knut Nystedt, Immortal Bach…
The Clothworkers Consort sings Choral Evensong at Chichester Cathedral 5.30pm, Tuesday 9th-Friday 12th April, 2013 Repertoire to follow
Renaissance composers such as Monteverdi and Josquin were drawn to loss and heartbreak like moths to a burning flame. Through beautiful part songs and solos, these great composers dissected the human heart, and told the stories of the abandoned, the forsaken and the aggrieved. With words taken from Ovid, Virgil and other classical poets, these…
A concert of music for Advent and Christmas in the intimate atmosphere of Leeds Catholic Chaplaincy. Tickets: Concert only: £10 (full); £8 (concessions)  
A concert of music for Remembrance. Programme to include Faure’s Requiem Mass, ‘Funeral Sentences: A Tribute to Henry Purcell’ by Chris Roberts (Winner of the BBC Radio 3 NCEM Instrumental Composers Award 2011), and music by Vaughan Williams and Purcell. Tickets: £8 (full); £6 (concessions)  
  A Service of Choral Evensong according to the Book of Common Prayer The Clothworkers Consort returns to Holy Trinity Church, Skipton, for its annual service of Choral Evensong. Repertoire tbc
Clothworkers Consort Open Rehearsal Come along and have a sing with us, and find out more about the choir without obligation. Information about the year’s engagements will be available, along with information on what is required to be a member of the choir, both in musical terms, and with regard to the level of commitment. You…
A service of Choral Evensong in the majestic setting of Bath Abbey Smith Responses Charles Villiers Stanford, Service in F Andrea Gabrieli, ‘Maria Madalene ed altera Maria’ Charles Villiers Stanford, Organ Prelude & Fugue in C
A service of Choral Matins in the majestic setting of Bath Abbey. Hugo Distler, ‘Lobet den Herrn’ Henry Purcell, Benedicite Maurice Greene, ‘O clap your hands’ Vivaldi/Bach, Organ Concerto in A minor, 1st movement