Sunday 2 December 2007 St Machar’s Cathedral at 7:45 p.m.

Aberdeen Bach Choir

Musical Director: Gordon Jack

Stewart Kempster (Baritone)

Drew Tulloch (Organ)

Aberdeen Bach Choir Singers

Buxtehude: The Newborn Child

J. S. Bach O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (Lord Jesus Christ, my life and light)

Songs for Baritone and Piano performed by Stewart Kempster and Drew Tulloch:

Handel: Where ere you walk from Semele
Wagner: O Star of Eve from Tannhauser
John Ireland: Sea Fever
Malotte: Lord's Prayer

Music in honour of the Virgin Mary from 16th to 20th centuries (a cappella):
Tchaikovsky: Dostiono Yest
Greig: Ave Maris Stella
Poulenc: Salve Regina
Górecki: Totus Tuus

Interval

Music in honour of the Virgin Mary (continued):
Josquin Desprez: Ave Maria
Verdi: Ave Maria
Rachmaninov: Bogoroditsye Dyevo
Stravinsky: Ave Maria

Palestrina: O Magnum Mysterium
Gabrieli: O Magnum Mysterium
Poulenc: O Magnum Mysterium
Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

The organist in the works by J.S. Bach, Buxtehude and Vaughan Williams was Drew Tulloch and the baritone soloist in the Vaughan Williams work was Stewart Kempster.

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