Birmingham University Singers and University Upper Voices

St George’s Church - Edgbaston
Saturday 25 November 2023 (19:00-21:00)


University of Birmingham vocal students singing from choral folders
University Music students singing

University Music

  • Bob Chilcott conductor

  • Mariana Rosas conductor

Get into the festive spirit with an evening of vocal performances from the highly acclaimed Birmingham University Singers and University Upper Voices. This performance features the world premiere of Ring Out, Ye Wild and Merry Bells by Welsh tenor and composer Gareth Treseder.

Palestrina Canite tuba
Kerensa Briggs A tender shoot
Trad. Ukrainian, arr. Melua/Chilcott The Little Swallow
Reena Esmail TaReKiTa
Eric Whitacre All Seems Beautiful to Me
John Rutter Hymn to the Creator of Light
Lucy Walker There is no rose
Gareth Treseder Ring Out, Ye Wild and Merry Bells (world premiere)
Michael John Trotta Veni, Veni Emmanuel
Kim André Arnesen Ave Regina caelorum
Michael McGlynn Mariam Matrem Virginem
Shruthi Rajasekar Palm to Palm
Don Macdonald Winter Sun
Cesis Angelus ad Pastores
Adam Paltrowitz Beauty Shines

Please note that there is limited parking available at St George's, Edgbaston. Therefore, audience members are encouraged to use the Pay-and-Display car park on Highfield Road, or seek on-street parking surrounding the church.