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Voices in the Crypt: Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day (online)

Available until 31 August

A beautiful 35 minute programme of music themed around William Shakespeare, sung by St Martin’s Voices with readings by actor Simon Russell Beale.


Farmer – Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone
Morley – It was a lover and his lass
Byrd – This sweet and merry month
Gibbons – The Silver Swan
Byrd – Why do you use my paper ink and pen
Bennet – Weep, O mine eyes 
Marenzio – Io piango
Dowland – I shame on mine unworthiness
Morley – April is in my mistress’ face
Monteverdi – Si, ch’io voerrei morire
Nils Lindberg – Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day


St Martin’s Voices
Readings read by Simon Russell Beale

How to watch the online concert

You can watch the performance as many times as you like until 31 August. You will receive your access details as soon as you have purchased your ticket, along with full details of how to watch the concert.

Our thanks to The National Lottery Heritage Fund, for supporting the ReSound concert series at St Martin-in-the-Fields.
St Martin-in-the-Fields church and all performers are closely following government guidance and each concert will adhere accordingly to the latest advice.

Dates, Times & Book

Sat 22 May 7:30 PM £5 Book

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