The Sixteen & Harry Christophers

Venue: The Concert Hall (Directions)

Sat 22 Dec, 19:30
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Sweelinck
Hodie Christus natus est

Howells
Sing lullaby

RR Bennett
Susanni

Trad.
The Saviour’s Work (The babe in Bethlem’s manger laid)

Walton
All this time

Plainsong
Anima nostra (Offertory for Holy Innocents)

Kirbye
Vox in Rama

Leighton
Coventry Carol

Trad.
Down in yon forest

Byrd
This day Christ was born

Palestrina
A solis ortu cardine

Pia Cantiones 1582
Puer nobis nascitur

De Wert
Vox in Rama

Trad.
It came upon a midnight clear

Joseph Phibbs
Lullay, lullay, thou lytil child  

Original Tune 1591
Coventry Carol

Byrd
Lullaby my sweet little babe

McDowall
Now may we singen

Sheppard
A solis ortu cardine

Warlock
Benedicamus Domino

The Sixteen's 2018 Christmas programme includes a feast of carols and seasonal choral music. Favourite traditional versions, stunningly beautiful Tudor and Renaissance works and modern settings are combined in a ravishing and satisfying evening of music. The perfect way to start your Christmas celebrations.

Pre-concert talk 6.30pm
The Town Hall (FREE)

Ticket information

TICKETS
£23.50, £20.50, £15.50

CONCESSIONS 
(not available on Price Band A seats)
Under 18s: £6
Students (18-25 year olds or NUS card holders of any age): £10
Schools: £6 plus 1 in 10 free
Groups of 10+: 15% off**
Groups of 20+: 20% off**

**Full price tickets only, not available online. Please call the Group Booker on 0118 937 2011.

Test Drive a Classical Concert for £12

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If you have never been to a Classical Music Alive in Reading concert before, you can book now for only £12 a ticket – top price tickets are £21.50 so it’s a great saving. You might surprise yourself! Only available through the Box Office on 0118 960 6060.

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Venue info

The Concert Hall

The Concert Hall, located within the Town Hall, Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1QH

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Contact: 0118 960 6060

Box Office opening times: 

Monday - Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm 
Sunday and Bank Holidays One hour before the show