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When Smoke Stood Up From Ludlow

Rowan Pierce soprano
Elgan Llŷr Thomas tenor
David Ireland bass baritone
Michael Foyle violin
Iain Burnside piano

Muriel Herbert Loveliest of trees
John Ireland Hawthorn Time
Graham Peel Soldier, I wish you well
Rebecca Clarke Eight O’Clock

EJ Moeran Ludlow Town
When smoke stood up from Ludlow
Farewell to barn and stack and tree
Say, lad, have you things to do
The lads in their hundreds

Janet Hamilton The Cherry Tree
Janet Hamilton Bredon Hill

Ralph Vaughan Williams from Along the Field
We’ll to the woods no more
Along the field
Good-bye
With rue my heart is laden

John Ireland The Land of Lost Content
The Lent lily
Ladslove
Goal and wicket
The vain desire
The Encounter
Epilogue

Roderick Williams Eight O’Clock
Morfydd Owen When I came last from Ludlow
Elaine Hugh-Jones Queen of Air and Darkness
Janet Hamilton With rue my heart is laden

INTERVAL

Gerald Finzi I said to Love
I need not go
At Middle-Field Gate in February
Two Lips
In five-score Summers
For Life I had never cared greatly
I said to Love

Alex Woolf commission

George Butterworth Roving in the dew
Ralph Vaughan Williams I sowed the seeds of love
Percy Grainger The pretty maid milking her cow
Rebecca Clarke I know where I’m going
George Butterworth Seventeen come Sunday
Ralph Vaughan Williams Over the water
Ralph Vaughan Williams If I were a Queen

This event is at St Laurence’s Church
Tickets are £25 each (included in Saver A and Saver B packages)

Earlier Event: 5 April
Welcome Reception