Love and Other Nonsense

St Peter’s CoI, Drogheda

10 May 2013

St Thomas’ Parish Church, Belfast

11 May 2013

St Michael’s Church, Dún Laoghaire

23 June 2013


Orlando GibbonsThe Cries of London
Luciano BerioThe Cries of London (i-iv)
Erik BergmanGalgenlieder
Peteris VasksEncounter
Rytis MažulisThe dazzled eye lost its speech
Enda BatesEuphony
Louis AndriessenUn beau baiser
Siobhán ClearyTheophilus Thistle and the Myth of Miss Muffet
JanequinLe Chant des Oiseaux
Jehan Ariste AlainVariations sur un theme de Clément Janequin
Martin O’LearyJubilate (World Premiere – commissioned to celebrate the 40th Dun Laoghaire Summer Concert Series)
Louis Vierne Carillon de Westminster


Chamber Choir Ireland
Paul HillierConductor
Fergal CaulfieldOrgan (Dun Laoghaire Only)

This series of concerts straddles diverse European regions in a survey of some of hte great choral music fro mthe past five centuries emphasising the light and the humorous.  From Orland Gibbons' The Cryes of London and Clémant Janequin's Le Chant des Oiseaux to Siobhán Cleary's very international and multilingual study of tongue-twisters Theophilus Thistle and the Myth of Miss Muffet!