Reid Chamber Concert

Thursday, May 1, 1969
7.30 pm.
Summer Series 1969, 3rd concert

Programme performed by students of the Faculty of Music.


Leon Coates - director of the Contrapuntal Singers
Peter Evans - oboe
John Fraser - pianoforte
John Ireland - pianoforte
Hugh Macdonald - pianoforte
Morris Pert - percussion
David Kimbell - director of the Faculty Madrigal Singers
Susan Brunner - pianoforte
David McCord - baritone


Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Magnificat Primi Toni (a 4) ... Palestrina

2. Sonata for oboe and pianoforte ... Poulence
   Élégie   Scherzo   Déploration (très calme)

3. Improvisation (two pianofortes and percussion)


4. Four madrigals of five parts ... Thomas Weelkes

   (i) Cold winter's ice is fled and gone
   (ii) O care, thou wilt despatch me
   (iii) Hence care, thou art too cruel
   (iv) Now let us make a merry greeting

5. Pianoforte sonata in C minor (op. 10, no. 1) ... Beethoven

   Allegro molto e con brio
   Adagio molto
   Finale: prestissimo

6. Three English songs

   (i) Yarmouth fair ... Peter Warlock
   (ii) The Sally Gardens ... arr. Britten
   (iii) Oliver Cromwell ... arr. Britten

7. Motet: 'Bow Thine ear, O Lord' ... William Byrd

Single sheet programme
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes by Sidney Newman.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Admission free. Programme price: one shilling