Hartes Ease Concerts


Hartes Ease gave the concert “Summer is a-coming in” on 11th May 2014 in St John’s Methodist Hall.  An enthusiastic audience raised £200 for the Philippines Disaster Emergency Fund.

The programme, which is set out below, included music for viols, recorders, voices and harpsichord.

Paduana, Galliard and Coranta

Chiare fresche e dolci acque


La Virginella

The Song called Trumpets

Sorrow Stay

Il Medisimo senza pause

Ave Maria

Now is the Month of Maying

John Langton’s Pavan and Giles Hobies Galliard


Madame d'amours  

Solfynge Song

Chaconne from ‘Dioclesian’

Staines Morris

The Fruit of Love & Heigh ho holiday

Now, O Now


Sumer is icumen in

William Brade (1560-1630)

Jacques Arcadelt (c1507-1568)

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594)

William Byrd (c1540-1623)

Robert Parsons (c1535–1572)

John Dowland (c1563-1626)

Philip van Wilder (c1500-1554)

Robert Parsons (c1535–1572)

Thomas Morley (1558-1602)

John Dowland (c1563-1626)

Johann Christoph Pezel (1639–1694)

Anon (from the Henry VIII manuscript)

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)

Henry Purcell (1659-1695)


Antony Holborne (c1545 1602)

Dowland (c1563-1626)


Purcell Chaconne


Il Medisimo