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Sun, 14 May

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St John's Church

Far Beyond The Stars

"My soul there is a country, Far Beyond the Stars..." Henry Vaughan Celebrate the coronation of King Charles with a programme of British music spanning nearly 500 years.

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Far Beyond The Stars
Far Beyond The Stars

Time & Location

14 May 2023, 15:00 – 16:30

St John's Church, Park St, Taunton TA1 4DG, UK

About the event

On the weekend following King Charles' Coronation, we celebrate some of Britains's greatest sacred music in a programme spanning almost 500 years - from the 1520s to our own time. Along the way we explore many interconnections between different works and composeres - presented as a pairs aof works and avoiding the chronological.

Do come to hear us in this fasicinating and heart-warming programme.

Taverner - Le Roy Kyrie

Tavener - The Lamb

Purcell - Lord, how long wilt thou be angry

Britten - A New Year Carol

Tallis - O nata lux

MacMillan - O radiant dawn

Byrd - Justorum animae

Stanford - Justorum animae

Tomkins - When David heard

Howells - Like as the hart

Parry - My soul, there is a country

Elgar - The Spirit of the Lord

Ireland - Greater love

SS Wesley - Blessed be the God and the Father

Vaughan Williams - O how amiable

Wood - O thou the central orb

Tickets £15 (Adult), £10 (Student)

On the door or via Taunton Visitor Centre: 01823 340740

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