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Performance Weekend 5-6 Nov: Tallis Spem / Rach Vespers
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Exmoor Singers of London is hosting its eleventh Tallis Performance Weekend on 5th-6th November. This year we will form the Tallis D choir to mark the 500th anniversary of Thomas Tallis' birth. We will perform:

  • Tallis' 40-part motet Spem in Alium

  • Mäntyjärvi's Psalm 150

  • Rachmaninov Vespers

  • with
  • A choir specially formed for the event, Tallis-D

  • An intensive weekend's music-making

  • Training in these fabulous pieces

  • Professional coaching in Church Slavonic

  • Finnish composer Jaakko Mäntyjärvi participating

  • Free party on Saturday

  • Public concert in St Alban the Martyr, Holborn, on Sunday

  • The cost for the weekend is £45 (£10 for full time students), plus music purchase/hire.

    Further details and the application form are on our website:
    or e-mail:

    Tallis Weekends are regularly hosted by Exmoor Singers of London, one of
    London's top amateur chamber choirs. This year's event, 'Tallis-D',
    especially commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Tallis.

    Exmoor Singers of London.


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