The Spem in Alium Concert

This year the Michelmas Singers, based on Teesside, are celebrating their 50th anniversary. We are joining with them in a celebratory concert which features the rarely-heard 40-part motet by Thomas Tallis – Spem in alium.

The concert will be held at Stockton Parish Church on Saturday 25 November at 7.30 pm.

In addition to the joint performance of Spem in Alium, the Paulinus Singers will be performing:

  • Puer Nobis – Richard Rodney Bennett
  • The Lamb – Tavener
  • Song for Athene – Tavener
  • Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace – SS Wesley
  • Justorum Animae – Stanford
  • Beati Quorum Via – Stanford
  • God so loved the world – Stainer
  • If ye love me – Tallis
  • Laudibus in sanctis – Byrd
  • Hosanna to the Son of David – Gibbons


The concert will be directed by our conductor, Sam Gardner. For further information, please email, or call 01765 605771.