English Arts Chorale

Umbria 2023

Some scenes from the recent visit to Lippiano, in Umbria (not to be confused with the Lake District).

Fifteen members of the EAC, with friends from Suffolk and some stuffeners from the Ripieno Choir, visited Italy in early May, and sang two concerts as Voci Allegre.

Money was raised for a local leukemia charity.

The programme, on a theme of 'Darkness into Light', was:

The Ground - Ola Gjeilo
Look to the Day - John Rutter
Into the Light (1) - Paul Carr
O Nata Lux - Morten Lauridsen
Seal Lullaby - Eric Whitacre
Ubi Caritas - Paul Carr
Evening Prayer - Engelbert Humperdinck
Bogoroditse Devo - Sergei Rachmaninov
Shining Night - Morten Lauridsen
Sleep - Eric Whitacre
O Radiant Dawn - James Macmillan
Irish Blessing - Bob Chilcott
Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini