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Siglo de Oro - A Christmas Passion

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Siglo de Oro makes its St John’s Smith Square debut with an unusual Christmas programme: a collection of festive music that carries undertones of vulnerability and sacrifice, including renaissance polyphony, 20th-century carols, and David Lang’s Pulitzer Prize-winning work, The Little Match Girl Passion.

Roderick Williams – O Adonai, et dux domus

Sheppard – Salvator mundi

Howells – Sing lullaby

Byrd – Lullaby my sweet little babe

Leighton – A Hymn of the Nativity

Warlock – Bethlehem down

Trad. arr. Richard Allain – Coventry Carol

David Lang – The Little Match Girl Passion

Earlier Event: December 12
Handel's Messiah
Later Event: March 12
Haydn Stabat Mater