2016 EVENTS

Concert - Messiah
Wednesday 21st December 2016, 19:30
Auditorio de Tenerife, Tenerife

Handel Messiah

Mary Bevan soprano
Timothy Mead countertenor
Thomas Walker tenor
David Stout bass

The Gabrieli Consort and Players

Paul McCreesh director
Concert - Schutz Christmas Story
Monday 19th December 2016, 19:30
Wigmore Hall, London, UK

Giovanni Gabreili Quem vidistis, pastores
Andrea Gabreili - Intonatione Primo tono
Gioseffo Guami - Conzona XXIV a 8
Giovanni Gabrieli - Audite principes
Andrea Gabrieli - Intonatione Settimo tono
Giovanni Gabrieli - O Magnum Mysterium
Cesario Gussago - Conzona XIX 'La Leona'
Giovanni Gabrieli - Salvator noster hodie dilectissimi natus es

Heinrich Schutz - Christmas Story

Julia Doyle soprano (as Angel)
Benjamin Hulett tenor (as Evangelist)
David Wilson-Johnson bass (as Herod)

Julie Cooper soprano
Matthew Venner & Robin Tyson countertenors
Tom Robson & David de Winter tenors
Edward Grint & Andrew Rupp basses

The King's Consort
 
Robert King director
Carol Service
Monday 12th December 2016, 19:30
Chelsea Old Church, Old Church Street, London, UK

Tom conducts the OL Choir for the annual Carol Service for the Old Boys and Girls of Lancing College. Choir carols to include:

Rorate Caeli - Chant
In the Bleak Midwinter - Harold Darke
The Little Road to Bethlehem - Michael Head arr. Neil Cox
Schlaf Mein Kindelein - arr. John Alston
Sussex Carol - arr. Willcocks
A Spotless Rose - Herbert Howells

The OL Choir

Tom Robson conductor
Concert - Chichester Chorale
Saturday 10th December 2016, 19:30
St George's Church, Whyke, Chichester, UK

Tom joins Chichester Chorale for their annual Christmas Concert. Tom will sing some solo songs including:

Schlaf mein Kindelein - trad. German
Maria Wiegenlied - Reger
O Holy Night - Adolphe Adam
The Holy Boy - Ireland

Tom Robson tenor

Chichester Chorale

Arthur Robson conductor
Carol Service
Monday 5th December 2016, 19:30
Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, UK

University of Chichester's Annual Carol Service. 

Choir Carols to include:
Angelus ad Virginem - arr. A. Robson
Epiphany Carol - Alexander L'Estrange
And the Glory (from Messiah) - Handel
Adam Lay Y Bounden - Britten
A Carol (from Wind of the Willows) - Philip Drew
O Holy Night - Adolphe Adam

University of Chichester Chamber Choir
University of Chichester Otter Consort
 
Tom Robson & Arthur Robson conductors
Come & Sing - Mozart Requiem
Saturday 3rd December 2016
Holland Park School, London, UK

Nicholas Robson and Tom Robson run a Come & Sing event rehearsing and performing Mozart's Requiem in a day with an evening performance.
 
Nicholas Robson & Tom Robson conductors
Carol Service
Thursday 1st December 2016, 19:30
St Wilfrid's Church, Bognor Regis, UK

University of Chichester's Annual Carol Service. 

Choir Carols to include:
Angelus ad Virginem - arr. A. Robson
Epiphany Carol - Alexander L'Estrange
And the Glory (from Messiah) - Handel
Adam Lay Y Bounden - Britten
A Carol (from Wind of the Willows) - Philip Drew
O Holy Night - Adolphe Adam

University of Chichester Chamber Choir
University of Chichester Otter Consort
 
Tom Robson & Arthur Robson conductors
Concert - Advent Concert
Sunday 27th November 2016, 19:00
Downside Abbey, Somerset, UK

Advent Concert to include traditional and contemporary choral works including settings by William Byrd, Arnold Bax, Anton Bruckner, and Herbert Howells.

Tenebrae
Downside School Choir
 
Nigel Short conductor
Concert - Music & The Spoken Word
Sunday 13th November 2016, 08:30
Mormon Tabernacle, Salt LAKE City, Utah

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Glory
Viktor Kalinnikov - Gladsome Light
Bohemian Brethren's Songbook - Sing Praise to Him
Gaelic Melody - Morning has broken
Bob Chilcott - Marriage to My Lady Poverty
John Rutter - Home is a Special Kind of Feeling
Ralph Vaughan Williams - O Clap Your Hands

Tenebrae
Mormon Tabernacle Choir
 
Nigel Short & Mack Wilberg conductors
Concert - Messiah
Saturday 12th 2016, 19:30
Mormon Tabernacle, Salt LAKE City, Utah

Handel Messiah

Tenebrae
Bringham Young University Chorus
 
Nigel Short conductor
Concert - Messiah
Friday 11th November 2016, 19:30
de Jong Concert Hall, Provo, Utah

Handel Messiah

Tenebrae
Bringham Young University Chorus
 
Nigel Short conductor
Concert - Messiah
Thursday 10th November 2016, 19:30
de Jong Concert Hall, Provo, Utah

Handel Messiah

Tenebrae
Bringham Young University Chorus
 
Nigel Short conductor
Concert - Dvorak Mass in D
Saturday 5th November 2016, 19:30
Chapel of the Ascension, University of Chichester, UK

Anton Dvorak Mass in D

Catherine Hamilton soprano
​William Waine countertenor
Tom Robson tenor
David Riley bass

Choir of the Chichester Singing Day
 
Arthur Robson conductor
Recording - New Commission
Friday 4th November 2016
London,, UK

Owain Park - NEW COMMISSION
 
Tenebrae ​​
National Youth Choir of Great Britain Fellows
 
Nigel Short conductor
Recording - Stabat Mater
Monday 31st October - Tuesday 1st November 2016
London, UK

James MacMillan - Stabat Mater
 

The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia
 
Harry Christophers conductor
Concert - Stabat Mater
Friday 28th October 2016, 19:30
Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK

James MacMillan Miserere
Tallis - Why fum'th in fight
Vaughan Williams
 - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
James MacMillan - Stabat Mater
 

The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia
 
Harry Christophers conductor
Concert - Stabat Mater
Tuesday 18th October 2016, 19:30
St Andrew's Hall, Norwich, UK

James MacMillan Miserere
Tallis - Why fum'th in fight
Vaughan Williams
 - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
James MacMillan - Stabat Mater
 

The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia
 
Harry Christophers conductor
Concert - Stabat Mater
Sunday 16th October 2016, 19:30
Saffron Hall, UK

Tallis - Why fum'th in fight
Vaughan Williams
 - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Britten Prelude & Fugue
James MacMillan - Stabat Mater
 

The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia
 
Harry Christophers conductor
Concert - Stabat Mater
Saturday 15th October 2016, 19:30
Barbican, london, UK

James MacMillan - Miserere
Tallis - Why fum'th in fight
Vaughan Williams
 - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
James MacMillan - Stabat Mater (world premiere)
 

The Sixteen

Britten Sinfonia
 
Harry Christophers conductor
Concert - Music of the Spheres
Saturday 1st October 2016, 19:30
St John's, Smith Square, london, UK

Holst - The Evening-Watch
Parry
- Songs of Farewell
-interval-
Elgar
 - Oh Wild West Wind Op. 53 No. 3
Murrill 
- Two Shakespeare Songs
Harvey 
Song of June
Vaughan Williams 
Three Shakespeare Songs
Bob Chilcott
 - Marriage to my Lady Poverty
Judith  Bingham
- The Drowned Lovers
Stanford
 - The Bluebird
Bob Chilcott
- The Modern Man I Sing
 

Tenebrae Choir
 
Nigel Short director
 
A launch concert for Tenebrae's newest disc: Music of the Spheres: Part Songs of the British Isles
Concert - Music of the Spheres
Thursday 29th September 2016, 19:30
St John's Leatherhead School, Surrey, UK
 
Holst - The Evening-Watch
Parry - Songs of Farewell
-interval-
Elgar - Oh Wild West Wind Op. 53 No. 3
Murrill - Two Shakespeare Songs
Harvey - Song of June
Vaughan Williams - Three Shakespeare Songs
Bob Chilcott - Marriage to my Lady Poverty
Judith  Bingham - The Drowned Lovers
Stanford - The Bluebird
Bob Chilcott - The Modern Man I Sing
 
Tenebrae Choir
 
Nigel Short director
Recording
Monday 19th - Tuesday 20th September 2016
london, UK
 
Repertoire: Stravinsky, Zemlinsky & Schoenberg

Tenebrae Choir

Nigel Short 
director
 
Concert - Lo Sposalizio
Friday 26th August 2016, 20:00
Kloster Eberbach, Rheingau Musikfest

Lo Sposalizio - A Grand Venetian Wedding

Choir of The King's Consort
The King's Consort
 
Robert King conductor

​www.rheingau-musik-festival.de
Concert - Monteverdi Vespers
Thursday 25th August 2016, 20:00
Kloster Eberbach, Rheingau Musikfest
 
Monteverdi Vespers

Choir of The King's Consort
The King's Consort
 
Robert King conductor

​www.rheingau-musik-festival.de
Concert - Roméo et Juliette
Thursday 18th August 2016, 20:00
Usher Hall, Edinburgh

​As part of the Edinburgh International Festival
 
Hector Berlioz Roméo et Juliette

Tenebrae Consort
Edinburgh Festival Chorus
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
 
Robin Ticciati conductor
Concert - the romantic legacy of renaissance polyphony
Wednesday 17th August 2016, 11:00
Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

​As part of the Edinburgh International Festival
 
Alonso Lobo Versa est in Luctum
Tomás Luis de Victoria - Tenebrae Responsories (selection)
Gregorio Allegri Miserere mei, Deus
Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla - Missa Ego flos campi (no credo)
-interval-
Max Reger - Der Mensch lebt und bestehet
Johannes Brahms - Fest- und Gedenksprüche
Anton Bruckner - Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner - Virga Jesse
Anton Bruckner - Christus factus est
Johannes Brahms - Drei motetten
Max Reger - Nachtlied

Tenebrae
 
Nigel Short director 
Concert - A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
Sunday 7th August 2016, 20:30
eglise notre dame, dinard, france

as part of the festival international de musique de dinard

Alonso Lobo - Versa est in Luctum
Gregorio Allegri - Miserere mei, Deus
Thomas Tallis ​- O Sacrum convivium
Thomas Tallis - Loquebantur variis languis
Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla - Missa Ego flos campi (Kyrie & Gloria)
Anton Bruckner - Virga Jesse
Anton Bruckner - Christus factus est
-interval-
John Tavener - Hymn to the Mother of God
John Tavener  - Song for Athene
Gustav Holst  - Ave Maria
Gustav Holst - Nunc Dimittis
Alexander L'Estrange - Oculi omnium
Alexander L'Estrange - Lighten our Darkness
Sergei Rachmaninov - Heruvimskaya pesn
Pavel Chesnokov - Heruvimskaya pesn
Sergei Rachmaninov - Bogoroditse Devo
William Harris - Faire is the Heaven

Tenebrae

Nigel Short director
Concert - Brahms, Bruckner & MacMillan
Thursday 28th July 2016, 19:30
Ampleforth abbey, north yorkshire, uk

as part of the RYEDALE Festival

Anton Bruckner Aequale i
Anton Bruckner Virga Jesse
Anton Bruckner Os justi
Anton Bruckner Tota pulchra es
Johannes Brahms Fest- und Gedenksprüche
Johannes Brahms Ave Maria
James MacMillan - The Gallant Weaver
-interval-
James MacMillan In Splendoribus Sanctum
Anton Bruckner Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner Christus factus est
Anton Bruckner Locus iste
Johannes Brahms How lovely are they dwellings fair
Johannes Brahms - Drei Motetten
Johannes Brahms Geistliches Lied
Anton Bruckner Aequale ii
Anton Bruckner Ecce sacerdos magnus

Tenebrae

Nigel Short director
Concert - Mozart & Warlock
Wednesday 6th July 2016, 19:30
boxgrove priory, near chichester, west sussex

Exact repertoire to be confirmed. To include a Mozart Mass and  John Coprario's Song's of Mourning, sung by tenor Tom Robson and lutenist Elizabeth Kenny​.

Tom Robson tenor
Elizabeth Kenny lute

Chichester Chorale

Arthur Robson conductor
Concert - Singing DAY
Saturday 2nd July 2016
University of chichester, chichester, west sussex

Come & Sing:  Vivaldi Gloria

The day is led by Tom Robson & Arthur Robson, ending with a concert performance in the evening.

Jenny Brennan soprano 
Jessica Hill soprano
Nick Robson countertenor
Mark Wardell piano

Tom Robson conductor 
Concert - Mozart Requiem
Wednesday 29th June 2016, 19:30
Mallorca
 
Mozart Requiem

Gabrieli Consort
 
Paul McCreesh director 
Concert - A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
Friday 24th June 2016, 20:30
sainte chapelle, paris, france
 
Alonso Lobo Versa est in Luctum
William Croft/Henry Purcell Burial Sentences
Thomas Tallis Loquebantur variis languis
Antonio Lotti - Crucifixus
Gregorio Allegri Miserere mei, Deus
John Tavener Funeral Ikos
John Tavener Hymn to the Mother of God
John Tavener The Lamb
Alexander Sheremetiev Nïne silï nebesïya
Gustav Holst Ave Maria
Gustav Holst Nunc Dimittis
Eric Whitacre Sainte Chapelle
William Harris Faire is the Heaven

Tenebrae
 
Nigel Short director 
Concert - Schutz & Purcell
Wednesday 15th June 2016, 19:30
Holy trinity, long melford, suffolk, uk
 
Heinrich Schutz Musikalische Exequien
Henry Purcell  Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary

La Nuova Musica
 
David Bates director 

Tom will perform the tenor solos in the Schutz.
Concert - Brahms & Bruckner 
Thursday 26th May 2016, 19:30
Bath Abbey, Bath, UK
 
Anton Bruckner  Locus iste
Anton Bruckner  Virga Jesse
Anton Bruckner - Os justi
Johannes Brahms - Fest- und Gedenkspruche
Josef Rheinberger - Mass for double choir
-interval-
Anton Bruckner - Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner - Tota pulchra es
Anton Bruckner - Christus factus est
Johannes Brahms - Drei motetten
Johannes Brahms - Geistliches Lied
Josef Rheinberger - Abendlied
Anton Bruckner - Ecce sacerdos magnus

Tenebrae
 
Nigel Short director 
Private Concert 
Friday 20th May 2016
Savage Club, London
 
Alongside performances by Tenebrae, Tom will perform a set of solo songs by Peter Warlock
 
Tom Robson tenor

Tenebrae
 
Nigel Short director 
SINGING OF THE OFFICE
Thursday 12th-sunday 15th May 2016
bamberg cathedral, germany
 
Tom provides a quintet of British Singers to sing the Office for the run up to Pentecost at Bamberg Cathedral.
 
Simon Ponsford countertenor
Tom Robson tenor
Ronan Busfield tenor
Colin Campbell bass
Ed Grint bass
 
Werner Pees director of music, Bamberg Cathedral
Concert - La Senna Festeggiante
Tuesday 3rd May 2016, 19:30
wigmore hall, London, UK
 
Vivaldi  La Senna Festeggiante
 
Julia Doyle soprano
Hilary Summers contralto
Tom Robson tenor
David Wilson-Johnson bass
 
The King's Consort
 
Robert King director
Recording - English Romantics
Monday 25th - Wednesday 27th April 2016
London, UK
 
Repertoire: English Romantics
 
The King's Consort
 
Robert King director
Concert - From Spain to Eternity
Sunday 24th April 2016, 11:00
konzertsaal der musikhochschule, stuttgart, Germany
 
To include music by Cristóbal do Morales, Alonso Lobo, Alonso de Tejada and Francisco Guerrero.
 
Ensemble Plus Ultra
 
Amy Wood soprano
Carris Jones mezzosoprano
David Martin countertenor
William Balkwill tenor
Tom Robson tenor
Philip Tebb bass
Concert - dialogues of sorrow
Wednesday 20th April 2016, 19:30
Peterskirche, Heidelberg, Germany
 
To include music by Robert Ramsey, Thomas Ford, William Cranford, John Coprario, Thomas Weelkes, Thomas Tomkins, Thomas Vautor and John Ward.
 
Elizabeth Kenny lute

Gallicantus
 
Gabriel Crouch director
Concert - A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty
Friday 15th April 2016, 19:00
Wells Cathedral, Wells, UK
 
Alonso Lobo -  Versa est in luctum
Gregorio Allegri -  Misere mei, Deus
Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla -  Missa Ego flos campi: Kyrie and Gloria
Anton Bruckner -  Virga Jesse
Anton Bruckner -  Christus factus est
– Interval –
John Tavener -  Hymn to the Mother of God
John Tavener -  Song for Athene
Gustav Holst -  Ave Maria
Gustav Holst -  Nunc Dimittis
Alexander L’Estrange -  Oculi omnium
Alexander L’Estrange -  Lighten our Darkness
William Harris ​-  Faire is the Heaven
 
Tenebrae
 
Nigel Short director
Concert - Haydn & Mozart Masses
Saturday 9th april 2016, 19:30
arundel cathedral, arundel, west sussex
 
Haydn - Missa in tempore belli
Mozart - Missa Brevis in C
 
Elizabeth Weisberg soprano
Felicity Turner alto
Tom Robson tenor
Colin Campbell bass
 
Chichester Chorale
University of Chichester Chamber Choir
 
Arthur Robson conductor

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THIS CONCERT HAS HAD TO BE MOVED TO ST GEORGE'S CHURCH, WHYKE, CHICHESTER.
Concert - Music by A. L'Estrange
Thursday 7th April 2016, 19:30
st james church, spanish place, london
 
A concert to launch the CD of music by Alexander L'Estrange  On Eagles' Wings
 
Tenebrae Choir
 
Nigel Short director
Concert - Launch of REVERB
Tuesday 22nd March 2016, 19:00
st botolph-without-bishopsgate, london
 
Private Launch concert for Will Todd's new professional octet Reverb.

Alexandra Stevenson & Amy Carson sopranos
Martha McLorinan & Timothy Travers-Brown altos
Tom Robson & Peter Davoren tenors
Greg Skidmore & Tim Dickinson basses

Will Todd conductor
Concert - Missa in tempore belli
Saturday 19th March 2016, 19:30
st john's church, boxmoor, hemel hempstead
 
Haydn - Missa in tempore belli
 
Fflur Wyn soprano
Rosemary Clifford alto
Tom Robson tenor
Alex Ashworth bass
 
Chipperfield Choral Society
 
Delia Meehan conductor
Recording - Eton Choirbook
Monday 14th - Wednesday 16th March 2016
Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford
 
Repertoire: Eton Choirbook
 
Tom joins the Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford for their 4th Eton Choirbook recording.
 
Stephen Darlington master of music
Concert - Garden House School 
Tuesday 1st March 2016, 18:00
Cadogan Hall, London
 
Tom joins the school choir of Garden House School for their annual concert in the Cadogan Hall.
 
Music to include: Look At The World, Rocket Man, Fly Me To The Moon, Rule The World, Calling Occupants & Inter-planet Janet.
Jugde - Singing Competition
Saturday 27th February 2016, 14:30
temple methodist church hall, taunton
 
Taunton Junior Young Singer
 
Tom Robson will judge the Taunton Junior Young Singer competition, as part of the Taunton Festival of the Arts
 
Closing date for entries: 5th February 2016
 
Click here for more information 
Concert - Nelson Mass
Friday 26th February 2016, 19:30
great school, lancing college, lancing, west sussex
 
Haydn  - Nelson Mass
 
Camilla Harris soprano
Helen Charlston alto
Tom Robson tenor
Colin Campbell bass
 
Lancing College 'College Singers'
 
Neil Cox conductor
Concert - Gabrieli ROAR Launch
Tuesday 16th February 2016, 19:00
Southwark Cathedral, london
 
Music to include:
Elgar  - Give unto the Lord
Wesley  - Blessed be the God and Father
Britten - Te Deum
 
Five choirs on the Gabrieli Roar scheme
 
Gabrieli Consort
 
Paul McCreesh conductor
Concert - Handel & Vivaldi
Thursday 4th February 2016, 19:30
st john's, smith square, london
 
Vivaldi - Gloria
Handel  - Dixit Dominus
Handel - Gloria
and Arias (Gelido in ogni veno, Agitata da due venti, da Tempeste)
 
Sophie Bevan soprano
 
La Nuova Musica
 
David Bates conductor
 
Tom will be performing the tenor solos in Handel's Dixit Dominus.