tamesischamber choir

The Elemental Season (2008-09)

Water Music

Venue: Wesley Methodist Church, Queen's Road, Reading

Performance Date: 15th November 2008

The first in our 'Elemental' series, and featured part-songs, folk-songs, spirituals and pop songs inspired by water.

Full Programme (PDF): Programme_Nov_08.pdf

Full fathom five (Wood),
Clear and gentle stream (Finzi),
The Bluebird (Stanford),
Slow, fresh fount (Horsley),
As torrents in summer (Elgar),
Seafarer (Rapple),
Shenandoah (Ebb (arr.)),
Spirituals for Choirs - Wade in the water (Adams (arr.)),
Spirituals for Choirs - Deep River (Hart (arr.)),
Spirituals for Choirs - Didn't it rain (Chilcott (arr.)),
Down to the river to pray (Lawson (arr.)),
Five English folk-songs - The dark-eyed sailor (Vaughan-Williams),
Five English folk-songs - Just as the tide was flowing (Vaughan-Williams),
Five English folk-songs - The lover's ghost (Vaughan-Williams),
Bobby Shaftoe (Willcocks (arr.)),
Afton Water (Willcocks (arr.)),
O waly waly (Rutter (arr.)),
The keel row (Byrt (arr.)),
Beyond the sea (Trenet arr. Shaw),
Under the sea (Menken arr. Shaw),
Bridge over troubled water (Simon arr. Shaw)