Hartes Ease Concert January 2017


Patrick Church was filled to capacity on 7th January 2017 to hear a concert given by Hartes Ease in aid of the Knockaloe Charity

The programme (set out below) included music which represented all the nationalities involved with the camp - German, Italian and Turkish internees and British and Manx who worked there.

Interval refreshments were inspired by the internees' homelands, including glasses of warming Glühwein.

Ein feste BurgMichael Altenburg, German  (1584-1640)

Lullabie  Anthony Holborne, English (c1545-1602)

Hollis Berrieanon

Carval y Nollick  Manx traditional carol from the Clague Collection

(She Shoh yn Laa)Arr. C Jerry

Ritornello & MorescaClaudio Monteverdi, Italian (1567-1643)

Resonet in laudibusJohannes Eccard, German (1553-1611)

Heigh ho holiday & Anthony Holborne, English (c1545-1602)

As it fell on a holie Eve

Upon my lapMartin Peerson, English (c1572-c1650)

Frohlock o Tochter ZionMichael Praetorius, German (1571-1621)

Sancta et immaculata Giovanni Bassano, Italian (c1561-1617)


Der Engel SprachHeinrich Schütz, German (1585-1672)

The New-yeeres gift & Anthony Holborne, English (c1545-1602)

The night watch

Deus enim firmavitGiovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Italian (c1525-1594)

Gaudete OmnesHieronymous Praetorius, German (1560-1629)

What Child is this?Lyrics by William Chatterton Dix

Tune 16th Century English Air, Greensleeves.

(Carval Er Ean Bashtey) Manx traditional tunes

Oikan Ayns Bethlehem Arr. C Jerry

Arrane Ghelby

La MourisqueTielman Susato, Dutch (c.1510/15 – after 1570)

Ach mein hertzliebes Michael Altenburg, German  (1584-1640)


In dulci jubiloMichael Praetorius, German (1571-1621)