barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Binchois Consort: Music for St Catherine & the Historic Scotland

Wednesday 13 February, 7.30pm

Binchois Consort
Andrew Kirkman director

Gramophone Awarding winning vocal ensemble, Binchois Consort, is directed by leading academic and Director of the Centre for Early Music Performance and Research, Professor Andrew Kirkman. In this concert the consort presents music for St Catherine including work by Walter Frye and John Dunstaple, as well the highly technical polyphonic choral music from the Carver Choirbook – one of very few surviving pre-reformation manuscripts of Scottish music.

Programme includes:

Walter Frye
Missa nobilis et pulchra, Kyrie
Anon., recon. Philip Weller
Gloria Virgo flagellatur
Thomas Byttering
En Katerina solennia
John Dunstaple
Gaude virgo Katherina
From Carver Choirbook
Missa Rex virginum amator deus
Gradual (chant and faburden)
Alleluia (chant and faburden)

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