Sacred Choral Concert
29 October 1998, St John's Co-Cathedral, Valletta, Malta
30 October 1998, St George's Basilica, Victoria, Gozo

Oxford Girls' Choir
directed by Richard Vendome

(with the Laudate Pueri Choir of St George's Basilica)

Commemoration Week, Gozo
24 October - 1 November 1998

The visit of the Oxford Girls' Choir was part of a series of events to mark the successful blockade in October 1798 of French forces stationed within the castello, inspired and led by parish priest Don Saverio Cassar.


St George's Basilica, Victoria, Gozo

Music by Hildegard von Bingen (b.1098)
Studium divinitatis Victoria Couper
Kyrie ?
O orzchis ecclesia Clemtine Franks, Emily Levy
O vos angeli ?

O nobilissima viriditatis

Penelope Martin-Smith
Vos flores rosarum ?
English medieval music
Nota (instrumental) ?
Nobilis, humilis (Hymn to St Magnus)

Edi be thu, hevene quene

Lucy Steele, Georgia Black

Veni sancte spiritus ?
Sancta Maria gratiae / Dou way Robin Emily Levy, Victoria Couper
Estampie (instrumental) ?
Contemporary music (with the Laudate Pueri Choir)
Rorate coeli - Joseph Vella
Fantasia for organ (op.87) - Joseph Vella
Song for Athene - John Tavener


Georgia Black (gittern, recorder), Sasha Brown (percussion), Emily Burn (medieval fiddle), Natasha Peach (medieval viol), Jessica Shepherd (recorder), Hannah Tucker (bombard), Richard Vendome (medieval harp, organ).