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It Don’t Mean a Thing (if it ain’t got that swing)
July 17 @ 4:30 pm
$50+HST – ALMOST SOLD OUT!
The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge comprises around thirty Choral Scholars, all of whom are ordinarily undergraduates of the College. This is the second concert they will perform in Niagara-on-the-Lake this year.
Includes a capella works by Morley, Gibbons, Grainger, Rathbone, Shaw, and Naylor
“Virtuoso is the right word. I, for one, can’t immediately think of any more appropriate way of describing singing of such staggering accomplishment.” -BBC Music Magazine
Sumer is icumen in – Anon.
Now is the month of Maying – Morley
The Silver Swan – Gibbons
Pastime with good company – King Henry VIII
Hark all ye lovely saints – Weelkes
Draw on, sweet night – Wilbye
Irish Folk Tune from County Derry – Grainger
Australian Up Country Song – Grainger
What shall we do with the drunken sailor? – arr. Rathbone
Joshua fought the battle of Jericho – Spiritual, arr. Rathbone
Way over in Beulah-lan’ – Spiritual, arr. Jennings
Ain’t that a kick in the head? – arr. Owain Park
Long Ago (and far away) – Jerome Kern, arr. Naylor
Cheek to Cheek – arr. Naylor
Once Upon a Dream – Shaw
Teddy Bears Picnic – arr. Keith Roberts
Michelle – Lennon/McCartney, arr. Grit
Silence is Golden – arr. Owain Park
It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing) – Ellington, arr. Parry
All the things you are – arr. Rice