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The Gesualdo Six: In Winter’s House

A concert by the vocal ensemble The Gesualdo Six in the beautiful setting of Trinity College Chapel

  • 13th December 2022 - 13th December 2022
  • 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For centuries Christmas and the surrounding seasons have inspired composers to new heights of invention. In Winter’s House reaches across the ages, from the eternal beauty of the Tudor church right up to the twenty-first century, with each piece chosen to evoke a sense of mystery and joy. In this eclectic programme, The Gesualdo Six aim to add an international flavour to your Christmas celebrations, showing the true, universal nature of this special time of year.



Orlande de Lassus  Conditor alme siderum

Michael Praetorius  Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland


Sally Beamish  In the stillness


Thomas Tallis  Videte Miraculum


arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams & Owain Park  The truth sent from above


Joanna Marsh  In Winter’s House


Trad. arr. Michael Praetorius  Es ist ein Ros entsprungen

Anon  Angelus ad virginem


Peter Cornelius  The Three Kings


Trad.  Gaudete


Judith Bingham  In Mary’s Love

Owain Park  Oh send out thy light


William Byrd  Rorate Caeli


Trad.  Veni, veni Emmanuel



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Duration approximately 70 minutes without interval


Accessibility Facilities

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Staff available to assist
  • Wheel chair accessible

Did you know?

The city’s name is known around the world, but it wasn’t always called Cambridge. In the Middle Ages it was known as Grantabridge, meaning the bridge over the river Granta (one of the sources of the River Cam).