Skip to content

The Brighton Orpheus Choir’s Summer concert –
a programme of masterpieces from the choral repertoire
and popular encores.

Saturday 5 July 2014
at Varndean School, Balfour Road, Brighton
with guests
Evelyn Harrison (clarinet) Christian Roberts-Lewis (violin) and John Bruzon (piano)
Violin – Maria Marchenko

Saturday 12 July 2014
in the Priory School Chapel off Mountfield Road, Lewes
with guests
Sue Gregg and Maria Gibson (flute and guitar duo)


Charles Hubert Parry I was glad when they said unto me
César Franck Panis angelicus
Johannes Brahms How lovely are thy dwellings (from the German Requiem)
Franz Schubert Sanctus (from the German Mass)
George F Handel Zadok the Priest
Charles-François Gounod Ave Maria
(based on a J S Bach prelude)
Sergei Rachmaninov Vocalise
(4 part arrangement by Peter Gritton)
Jacques Offenbach Orpheus in the Underground (arrangement by Cantabile of the Can-Can)
Wolfgang A Mozart Ave Verum Corpus
Flanders & Swann Ill Wind (based irreverently on Mozart’s Horn Concerto)

Guests in the Brighton concert

Maria Marchenko
Sarasate’s Playera for Violin and Piano
Evelyn Harrison (clarinet),
John Bruzon (piano)
Béla Bartók Romanian Dances
Jocul cu bâtă – Brâul – Pe loc – Buciumeana – Poarga Românească – Mărunţel
Christian Roberts-Lewis (violin),
John Bruzon (piano)
Kreisler’s Praeludium and Allegro