Summer Music by Candlelight

Jeffrey Skidmore conductor

On a long midsummer day, join Ex Cathedra for an enchanting programme of choral music and readings, performed by the glow of candlelight. Expect glorious music from across the centuries – seasonal favourites and little-known gems - inspired by birdsong, summer holidays, sea and sunshine. 

Ticket price includes an electronic programme and access to watch the concert again online.


Programme includes:

The Windhover (world première) Liz Dilnot Johnson

Summer is icumen in 13th century English

Hymn to St Cecilia Benjamin Britten

Trois Chansons Maurice Ravel

La Mer Charles Trenet arr. Skidmore

Summer Holiday Bruce Welch & Brian Bennett arr. Skidmore

St Teresa’s Bookmark Penelope Thwaites

Te lucis ante terminum 7th century chant

Night Prayer Alec Roth