Autumn Concert 2012 – Upper Caldecote

Our Autumn Concert

will be at

All Saints Church, Upper Caldecote

(SatNav SG18 9BL)

on Saturday 13 October at 7.30pm

The programme will feature ‘Feel the Spirit’ by Jon Rutter and extracts from Gilbert & Sullivan’s ‘The Pirates of Penzance’

We will be conducted by our Musical Director, Karen Beer and accompanied by Anne Wright.     Isla Dennis will be soloist in ‘Feel the Spirit’.

Tickets  £8 (under 12s free)

from Archie  01767 312966  or Jean on 01767 317900

on the door only if still available on the night



Narrator: David Beer


  • Alan Field
  • Alison Eames
  • Daniel Sheath
  • Dave Lester
  • Helen Rotchell
  • Isla Dennis
  • John Cleghorn
  • Les King
  • Peter Le Sueur
  • Vaughan Johnson

From the Pirates of Penzance:

Pour, O pour, the pirate sherry
Chorus of pirates, Samuel: Peter

When Frederic was a little lad
Ruth: Helen

I am a Pirate King
Pirate King: Peter, Chorus of pirates

Climbing over rocky mountain
Various daughters: Ali, Chorus of daughters, Edith: Helen, Kate: Ali

Oh! Is there not one maiden breast
Chorus of daughters, Frederic: Alan, Mabel: Ali

Poor wand’ring one
Mabel: Ali, Chorus of daughters

I am the very model of a modern Major-General
Major-General: Les, Chorus of daughters & pirates

Hail Poetry

When the foeman bares his steel
Sergeant: Vaughan, Chorus of police & daughters, Mabel: Ali, Edith: Helen, Major-General: Les

When a felon’s not engag’d in his employment
Sergeant: Dave, Chorus of Police

With catlike tread
Chorus of pirates & police, Samuel: John

Mabel: Ali, Edith: Helen, Chorus of daughters, pirates, police and everyone else

‘Feel the Spirit’ A cycle of spirituals – Jon Rutter

  1. Joshua fit the battle of Jericho
  2. Steal away
  3. I got a robe
  4. Sometimes I feel like a motherless child
  5. Ev’ry time I feel the spirit
  6. Deep river
  7. When the saints go marching in

Soloist: Isla Dennis
Percussion: Daniel Sheath