Capella Caeciliana at Portico

Dec 16 2017
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Portico Steel Dickson Avenue, Portaferry, County Down,
Dr Verity Peet
T: (028) 4272 8808

Darkness and Light: a concert for the Advent season

Darkness and Light: A concert for the Advent season.
Cappella Caeciliana conducted by Donal McCrisken with Stephen Hamill (organ).

A hymn to the virgin Britten
O magnum mysterium Lauridsen
Seek him that maketh the seven stars J Dove
Lux aurumque E Whitacre
O nata lux T Tallis


Messiah extracts to include:

And the glory of the Lord
And the angel said – Glory to God
Behold the Lamb of God; Hallelujah
Worthy is the Lamb – Amen

and selected solos.

Cappella Caeciliana was founded on the feast of St Cecilia in 1995, has sung liturgies and concerts all over Northern Ireland and performed in Scotland, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria and the USA.
Donal McCrisken has directed the choir since 1999.