A celebration of story-telling and song in a truly global programme, from a Mexican mass inspired by the Song of Songs, to a Finnish setting of Edward Lear, via Shakespeare songs from Switzerland. We are also delighted to present new works by York composers James Else and John Morgan.
Vidi Speciosam — Tomas Luis de Victoria
Songs of Ariel — Frank Martin
Veni, Dilecte Mi! — Wolfram Buchenburg
Jabberwocky — Sade Rissanen
Pseudo-Yoik — Jaakko Mäntyjärvi
Many Stories (premiere) — John Morgan
Song Cycle (Micklegate Singers commission premiere) — James Else