Neil Ferris

Recent Concerts


Concert Collage

~~~ 2016 ~~~


December 18th (Sunday), 6.30pm
King's Place
Sonoro
Michael Higgins (piano)
Gwenllian Llyr (harp)
BrittenA Ceremony of Carols
HolstAve Maria
PanufnikAngels Sing
McCarthyPeaceful was the night (first performance)
ChappleWhat child is this?
McDowallAve Maria
RutterDancing Day


November 25th (Friday), 7.30pm
St James's,
Piccadilly
Sonoro

'Radiant Dawn'

Adrian PeacockVenite, gaudete
PlainsongDrop down ye heavens
Judith WeirDrop down ye heavens
Edward BairstowLet all mortal flesh keep silence
arr Michael HigginsThe Angel Gabriel
Cheryl Frances-HoadThere is no rose
Arvo PärtBogoroditse Dyevo
Sergei RachmaninovBogoroditse Dyevo
PlainsongO come Emmanuel
Jonathan DoveI am the day
James MacMillanO Radiant Dawn
Benjamin BrittenHymn to the Virgin
Morten LauridsenO magnum mysterium
Cecilia McDowallO Oriens
Herbert HowellsA spotless rose
Jan SandströmEs ist ein Ros entsprungen
StanfordMagnificat for Double Choir


November 12th (Saturday), 8pm
Sacred Heart,
Wimbledon
Sonoro,
Wimbledon Youth Choir and
Merton Music Foundation Junior Choir
Maureen Brathwaite (soprano)
BackBeat percussion
Michael Higgins (piano)
Cecilia McDowallA Time for all Seasons
David FanshaweAfrican Sanctus


November 5th (Saturday), 7pm
Southwark Cathedral
Wimbledon Choral Society
Michael Higgins (organ)
Janet Shell (mezzo soprano)
Emyr Wyn Jones (baritone)
DurufléNotre Père
VierneMesse Solennelle
MartinNotre Père
PoulencExsultate Deo
DurufléRequiem


October 8th (Saturday), 7.30pm
Bovingdon Green Parish Church
Lea Singers and
Ambrose Ensemble
BrahmsGesitliches Lied
BrucknerAve Maria
SchubertMass in G
BrucknerOs justi
BrucknerChristus factus est
FauréRequiem


September 22nd (Thursday), 8pm
Sacred Heart,
Wimbledon
Sonoro
RachmaninovAll-night Vigil 'Vespers'


June 23rd (Thursday), 7.30pm
St James's,
Paddington
Sonoro

'Passion and Polyphony'

PizzettiRequiem
MacMillanMiserere
MartinMass


June 11th (Saturday), 6pm
St John's,
Waterloo
Wimbledon Choral Society
Michael Higgins (piano)
Leonie Adams (cello)
'Ikons'

RachmaninovNos 1-6 from All Night Vigil
RachmaninovSonata for cello and piano in G minor op 19
PärtBogoroditse Dyevo
GoreckiTotus tuus
TavenerSvyati
WoodHail gladdening light


April 1st (Friday), 7.30pm
St James's,
Piccadilly
Sonoro and
Sonoro Ensemble
FauréCantique de Jean Racine
DurufléMotets
FauréTantum ergo
FauréAve verum corpus
Saint-SaënsAve verum corpus
DebussyTrois chansons de Charles d'Orléans
VilletteO quam amabilis es
PoulencExsultate Deo
FauréRequiem


March 20th (Saturday), 5pm
Cadogan Hall,
London
Wimbledon Choral Society
Michael Higgins (piano)
Nicola Rose (piano)
Richard Pearce (harmonium)
Claire Seaton (soprano)
Catrin Johnsson (mezzo)
Ben Thapa (tenor)
Matthew Sprange (bass baritone)
RossiniPetite Messe Solennelle


March 12th (Saturday), 7.30pm
Christ Church,
Didsbury
Manchester Chamber Choir
AllegriMiserere
PalestrinaSicut cervus
LottiCrucifixus a 8
RossiniO salutaris hostia
MacMillanMiserere
PizzettiRequiem


February 23rd (Tuesday), 7.30pm
St Martin in the Fields
Sonoro and
Sonoro Baroque Ensemble
HandelZadok the Priest
VivaldiGloria
HandelArrival of the Queen of Sheba
J S BachMagnificat