Exultate Singers and St George’s present Autumn Serenade
Conducted by David Ogden
Please note this event is taking place outdoors in our beautiful gardens
Experience an hour of beautiful music sung outside in the grounds of St Georges by Bristol’s accomplished chamber choir. Relax on the lawn as the choir sings music on the theme of the natural world by Palestrina, Byrd, Bruckner, Finzi, Pearsall along with madrigals and partsongs.
Finzi My spirit sang all day
Viadana Exultate justi
Palestrina Sicut cervus
Gibbons The Silver Swan
Byrd Sing joyfully
Pearsall Great God of love
Bruckner Os justi
Bennet Weep, o mine eyes
Joel arr. Chilcott And so it goes (soloists Christopher Gray and Pippa Ramsay)
Trad Venezuelan É mariposa (soloist Jenna Brown)
Vaughan Williams The Turtle Dove (soloist Richard Bacon)
Pearsall Lay a garland
Ogden When music sounds
Keeping our audiences and team safe as we welcome you back to St George’s Bristol:
Firstly, if you or anyone in your household is experiencing any symptoms of coronavirus, or has come into contact with anyone with coronavirus, please stay at home and self-isolate. Thank you.
We will welcome everyone via our Great George Street entrance only. Please email email@example.com if you need step-free access and would normally arrive via our Charlotte Street entrance.
Inside the building
Please wear your face covering at all times, and use the hand sanitiser provided at each entrance. Our toilets will be open: we are operating a one-way, socially distanced queuing system. Please queue using the markers in our Box Office, then exit via the marked path through the Heritage Space, out towards the Cafe Bar and doors. Please use the one-way system marked in our Cafe Bar whilst queuing for a drink.
Our staff and social distancing
Our staff will be clearly identifiable by their blue St George’s lanyards and badges. They will keep to a 2m distance, but will also be wearing full-face visors for if they need to come within a 2m distance of visitors (1m plus only as per government guidance). Please be respectful of our staff and the screens we have installed for counter customer service.
Gardens and social distancing
We have markers on the grass so you know that you’re sitting a distance from the next group. Please feel free to bring your own picnics, blankets and camping chairs, and umbrellas and raincoats should there be drizzle forecast.
Cafe Bar and drinks
We have a one-way queueing and payment system clearly marked. Please use card/contactless payments wherever possible. We will be serving bar drinks and a small selection of snacks.
We can’t wait to welcome you back!
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