Sypert Summer Concert 2018

Sunday, June 17, 2018
7.30 pm
2018, second concert

Second in a series of three concerts in the Sypert Summer Concert Series 2018.

For the Honour of th Cittie
Music for ceremony, feast and festival in London 1550-1560

'Why these are the city waits, who play every winter's night through the streets
to rouse each lazy drone to family duty.  These are the topping tooters of the
town, and have gowns, silver chains, and salaries, for playing "Lilliburiero" to
my Lord Mayor's horse through the city'
Ned Ward, 'The London Spy' 1709


The City Musick

Sarah Humphrys - shawm, recorder
Nicholas Perry - shawm, lysard, recorder, bagpipes, dulcian
William Lyons - shawm, recorder, bagpipes, dulcian
Gawain Glenton - cornett, recorder
Sam Goble - cornett, shawm, recorder
Tom Lees - sackbut
George Bartle - sackbut

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 


The Songe called trumpets ... Robert Parsons (c.1535-1572)

Browning ... Clement Woodcock (1540-1590)

The Lady Oriana ... John Wilbye (1574-1638)
Eliza, her name gives honour ... John Bennet (c.1575-1614)
O Lord, make thy servant Elizabeth ... William Byrd (1543-1623)

Muy Linda / The widdowes myte / The fairie-round ... Anthony Holborne (c.1545-1602)

Death hath deprived me of my dearest friend ... Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)

Browning ... William Byrd

O Lord, of whom I do depend ... Anon. c.1585
O sing unto the Lord a new song ... Thomas Tomkins (c.1572-1656)

Interval (20 minutes)

Masquing Ayre ... John Adson (c.1587-1640)
Venus' birds ... John Bennet
Grayes Inn the first ... John Coprario (1570-1626)
The bull masque ... John Adson
The silver swanne ... Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) 
The Maypole ... William Brade (1560-1630)

Browning ... Elway Bevin (c.1554-1638)

O Lord turne not away thy face ... Thomas Ravenscroft (c.1588-1635)
Psalm 100: Al people that on earth do dwell ... John Dowland (1563-1626)
Psalm 68: Let God arise then his foes will turn ... Richard Allison (c.1560-c.1610)
Psalm 149: Sing ye unto the Lord our God ... Simon Stubbs (fl.1616-1621)
Psalm 117: O all ye nations of the world ... Thomas Ravenscroft 

Canzon super 'O Nachbar Roland' ... Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654)

Turkische Intrada ... William Brade
Die Nachtigall
Ein schttische Tantz
Tunes from 'English Dancing Master' ... John Playford (1623-1686) pub.1651


8-page white A4 folded
Programme Notes: 

Programmes notes by William Lyons. ©2018

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Tickets £18 (series ticket for 3 concerts £45)/ £16 senior citizens (over 60) series ticket (39)/ £5 students, children and unwaged. Tickets available on the door or from The Queen's Hall Box Office, 85-59 Clerk Street, Edinburgh EH8 9JG. Programme free
Publicity and Reviews: 

Brochure giving details of all three concerts in The Sypert Summer concert series 2018 - 3,17 and 30 June, 'Early Music Concerts at St Cecilia's Hall'.

Reid School of Music