Welcome Yule

St Mary’s Church, Ambleside
3 pm Sunday November 28th
A short concert of music and poetry for Advent presented
by Harrogate Festival Chorus
Admission free

Welcome Yule! 15th century / John D.T.Powell
Advent Calendar (Rowan Williams)
Christ’s birth and kingdom are foretold by Isaiah
O Radiant Dawn James MacMillan
Isaiah foretells the role of John the Baptist
Vocal solo: Comfort Ye / Ev’ry Valley from Messiah (Handel)
O come, O come, Emmanuel 18th century / Paul Leddington Wright
The Bat (Jane Kenyon)
Vocal solo: Ave Maria (René Atkinson)
The prophet Micah foretells the glory of little Bethlehem
Bethlehem from Martin Guerre Schönberg / Boublil arr. Wardman
Infant Holy Trad. Polish arr. Edmund Rubbra

BC - AD (U.A.Fanthorpe)
Angels, from the realms of glory Will Todd
Sussex Carol Trad.English arr. Chilcott
Vocal duet: Because of Him (Canwell/Evry)
Thou shalt know him Mark Sirett
Child of the Promise Aspinall / Rouse