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THE CHAPEL ROYAL

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Sunday, November 8th 2015

Chapel Royal with an orchestra of period instruments

    Since King Sigbert of the Angles founded the Chapel Royal in 635 AD, British monarchs have employed that country’s finest composers, commissioning them to write music for the Chapel Royal, for war, weddings, funerals, coronations and other special occasions. In 1975, Australian composer, Malcolm Williamson became the first non-British Master of the Queen’s Music.
  • George Frideric Handel (1685–1759) – Two Coronation Anthems: Zadok the Priest and My heart is inditing
  • Orlando Gibbons (1583–1625) - O clap your hands
  • William Byrd (1540–1623) -  Ave verum corpus, Haec Dies
  • Henry Purcell (1659–95) - Te Deum Laudamus, Entrada and Funeral Sentences for Queen Mary
  • Thomas Tallis (1508–85) - I will not leave you comfortless
  • Malcolm Williamson (1931–2003) – from English Eccentrics Choral Suite (1964) – The Quacks, The Traveller, An Amateur of Fashion
Sunday, November 8th 2015 Buy tickets
Time: 3:00pm. Admission: $45/$40/$30. Address: Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 210 Richardson St, Middle Park  Middle Park (Melbourne), Australia .

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