Purcell and Inspiration
Magdalen Chapel, Holloway, Bath
The Chandos Singers, conducted by Malcolm Hill, are one of Bath’s leading chamber choirs. This concert of European works focuses on Henry Purcell (1659-1695), covering his own works together with pieces by composers who influenced him or who were influenced by him. The Purcell works included are the Te Deum written for St Cecilia’s Day in 1694, O sing unto the Lord of 1688, and Jehova quam multi sunt hostes of c.1680.