Repertoire

Ashdown Singers maintains a core repertoire of works which we perform at a variety of concerts,weddings and other special occasions. We also undertake major works by a variety of composers ranging from the 16th to 21st centuries. Over the past few years our performances have included:

Title Composer
April is in my mistress’ face Morley
Ave Maria Mendelssohn
Ave verum corpus Byrd
All creatures now are merry minded Benet
As Vesta was from Latmos Hill descending Weelkes
Alleluia. I heard a voice Weelkes
Beati quorum via Stanford
Justorum animae Stanford
Coelos ascendit hodie Stanford
The Bluebird Stanford
Blest pair of sirens Parry
Beatus Vir Vivaldi
Christe adoramus te Monteverdi
Cantatibus organis Philips
Clear and gentle stream Finzi
Five part songs Holst
A Gaelic blessing Rutter
I was glad Parry
If ye love Me, keep my commandments Tallis
I’m seventeen come Sunday Grainger
Insanae et vanae curae Haydn
Jesu, joy of man’s desiring Bach
Jehova, quam multi sunt hostes Purcell
The Lord’s praier Stone
Linden Lea Vaughan Williams
Like as the hart desireth the waterbrooks Howells
Midsummer song Delius
O magnum mysterium Lauridsen
My spirit sang all day Finzi
My God, my God Blow
Missa brevis in D Britten
Mass in G Schubert
Magnificat Pergolesi
Missa brevis Sancti Joannis de Deo Haydn
Now is the month of Maying Morley
Never weather-beaten sail Parry
O Thou the central orb Wood
On the plains Weelkes
O Lord God of hosts Purcell
Prevent us O Lord Parry
Panis Angelicus Franck
Requiem Daley
Requiem Fauré
The silver swan Gibbons
Sing we and chant it Morley
Salvator mundi Blow
Summertime Gershwin
Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts Purcell
The Lamb Tavener
Timor et Tremor Poulenc
Part songs Elgar
Vinea mea electa Poulenc
Yarmouth fair Warlock