The magnificent choir of Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York will bring our 40th anniversary season to a festive ending.
The professional choir consisting of 23 boys and 12 men will be bringing their beautiful music to Greene Memorial Church on Wednesday evening 20 April at 7pm. Please note carefully the date and time.
Following the concert there is a meet-the-artists reception in the Welcome Center to which all are invited.
This choir has sung and recorded with a number of famous artists including the celebrated Placido Domingo.
The Choir of Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York City
The ‘Leroy’ Kyrie John Taverner (1490-1545)
Libera nos, salva nos John Sheppard (1515-1558)
Civitas sancti tui William Byrd (c. 1540-1623)
Ave Maria Robert Parsons (1535-1572)
Organ solo: Allein Gott in der Höh sei Her, BWV 662 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229 Johann Sebastian Bach
Mass for Double Choir Frank Martin (1890-1974)
Sanctus and Benedictus
Organ solo: Final from Symphonie III in F-sharp minor, Op. 28 Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Greater love hath no man John Ireland (1914-1992)
Behold, O God our defender John Scott (1956-2015)
The Twelve William Walton (1902-1983)