Musical Celebration (Micahel John Maddocks)

Sun 18 May 2008
Musical Celebration (Michael John Maddocks)
St Margaret’s Swinton

We are the music makers,
We are the dreamer of dreams …
We are the movers and shakers
Of the world forever, it seems.
Arthur O’Shaughnessy, English poet, 1844-81

The Music Makers

Abbeydale Singers
Musical Director: Kevin Haighton
Bel Canto Musical Director: Barbara Senior Accompanist: Jonathan Gooing
The Danensian Choir Musical Director: Vernon Hoyle Accompanist: Christopher Wren
Rawmarsh and District Choral Society Musical Director: Barbara Senior Accompanist: Jonathan Gooing
Danny Maddocks Trio Featuring: Jon Hibbard – Soprano Saxophone Ross Keeble – Percussion
Sebastian Staziker: Piano
Josh Takacs: Tenor Accompanied by Danny Maddocks and Jonathan Gooing

Programme Introduced by Danny
The Four Choirs
For the Beauty of the Earth – Rutter
Ave Verum – Mozart

Rawmarsh and District Choral Society
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – Bach
Hear my Prayer – Mendelssohn featuring Soprano Soloist Melanie Mastrotataro

Sebastian Staziker Mazurka in F minor – Chopin

Josh Takacs
Then you’ll remember me – Balfe
If With All Your Hearts – Mendelssohn

The Danensian Choir
O Pray for the peace of Jerusalem –
Howells Magnificat in D – Bairstow

Interval

Bel Canto
Fight the Good Fight – Gardiner
Beati Quorum Via – Stanford
The Lord is my Shepherd – Goodall
Rhythm of Life – Coleman

Danny Maddocks Trio
Castle on the Hill – Maddocks
Image on the Wall – Maddocks
Spain – Chick Corea

Abbeydale Singers
Everyone Suddenly Burst out Singing – Lang
Never Weather Beaten Sail – Shepherd
Pastime – Henry VIII, arr. Swingle
A Gaelic Blessing – Rutter

The Four Choirs
Zadok the Priest – Handel
The Lord Bless You and Keep You – Rutter