This Friday, as a member of the Temple Church Choir, James will be performing a programme of Nordic inspired choral pieces, including works by Arvo Pärt and Einojuhani Rautavaara. The concert, as part of the Temple Winter Festival, will be broadcasted live on BBC Radio 3 at 7:30pm and will also be found at here at the Radio 3 website where it will be available for 30 days.

Programme

Mathias: A Babe Is Born
Leighton: Coventry Carol
Dove: The Three Kings
Rautavaara: Rubáiyát
Rautavaara: Our Joyful'st Feast
Rautavaara: Christmas Carol
arr Darbourne: Silent Night
Mendelssohn: Three movements from Christus

8.15: Interval

Arvo Pärt: The Deer Cry
Arvo Pärt: The Woman with the Alabaster Box
Arvo Pärt: De profundis
Arvo Pärt: Morning Star
Duruflé: Four Motets, Op. 10
Grieg: Ave Maria
Rheinberger: Abendlied
Whitacre: Sleep
Tavener: God Is with Us