RICHARD BRAIN

CONDUCTOR

​​​​Notable works conducted with Choir and Orchestra

J. S. Bach, Weihnachts Oratorium (BWV 248)

J. S. Bach, Mass in B Minor (BWV 232)

J. S. Bach, Magnificat in D (BWV 243)
J. S. Bach, Missa Brevis in G (BWV 236)

Ludwig van Beethoven, Mass in C

Ludwig van Beethoven, ​Meeres Stille und Glückliche Fahrt

Ludwig van Beethoven, Fantasie in C minor for Piano, Choir and Orchestra

J. Brahms, Academic Festival Overture
J. Brahms, Ein deutsches Requiem

E. Elgar, The Music Makers

G. F. Handel, Chandos Anthem No. 9
G. F. Handel, Dixit Dominus

G. F. Handel, Four Coronation Anthems

G. F. Handel, Messiah

G. F. Handel, Ode for Saint Cecilia's Day

G. F. Handel, Utrecht Jubilate

F. J. Haydn, The Creation

F. J. Haydn, Missa brevis Sancti Joannis de Deo
F. Mendelssohn, Elijah
W. A. Mozart, Krönungsmesse (K 317)
W. A. Mozart, Requiem
W. A. Mozart, Spatzenmesse (K 220)
W. A. Mozart, Venite populi (K 260/248a)

F. Poulenc, Gloria

H. Purcell, Rejoice in the Lord Alway
F. Schubert, Mass No. 2 in G

A. Sullivan (Libretto, W. S. Gilbert), Ruddigore

R. Vaughan Williams, A Sea Symphony

R. Vaughan Williams, Five Myistical Songs

A. Vivaldi, Gloria


Notable works conducted with Choir and Organ or Piano


B. Britten, Saint Nicolas

M-A. Charpentier, Messe de Minuit pour Noël
A. Dvořák, Mass in D
M. Duruflé, Requiem
G. Fauré, Requiem
J. Langlais, Messe Solennelle
M. Lauridsen, Lux Aeterna

J. Rathbone, A Day at the Fair  (premiere)

J. Rutter, Sprig of Thyme

C. V. Stanford, Songs of the Fleet

A. Sullivan (Libretto, W. S. Gilbert), Trial By Jury


Workshops


A Song For All Seas - Discovering the Sea Symphony
G and S Opera Choruses

Lift Up Yours Heads - Exploring Handel's Messiah
Renaissance Anthems - Sing works by composers including Tallis, Derring and Weelkes


Other notable conducted works


G. Allegri, Miserere
J. S. Bach, Komm Jesu, komm (BWV 229)
J. S. Bach. Lobet den Herrn (BWV 230)
J. Brahms, O Heiland, reiss die
Himmel auf
B. Britten, Te Deum in C

B. Britten, The Lamb

A. Bruckner, Christus factus est
A. Bruckner, Virga Jesse floruit

W. Byrd, Christ Rising
W. Byrd, Mass for Four and Five Voices
H. Darke, To Blossoms
R. Dering, Paratum cor meum
J. Dove, Missa Brevis

J. Dove, Seek Him That Maketh the Seven Stars
E. Elgar, Give unto the Lord
G. Gabrieli, In ecclesiis

O. Gibbons, See, See The Word is Incarnate

G. Holst, I Love, My Love

H. Howells, Take Him, Earth, for Cherishing

H. Howells, Three Carol-Anthems

P. Humfrey, Hear, O Heavn's

O. de Lassus, Matona, mia cara
M. Lauridsen, O magnum mysterium

E. J. Moeran, The Jolly Carter

C. Monteverdi, Beatus vir
C. de Morales, Emendemus in melius

O. Messiaen, O sacrum convivium

E. Naylor, Vox dicentis

F. Poulenc, Quatre Motets pour le temps de Noël
F. Poulenc, Salve Regina

J. des Prez, El Grillo

H. Purcell, Jehova quam multi sunt

J. Sanders, The Reproaches

A. Scarlatti, Exsurge Domine
H. Schütz, Jauchzet dem Herrn
C. V. Stanford, Evening Canticles in A

J.P. Sweelinck, Hodie Christus natus est

J. Tavener, The Lamb
T. Tallis, Loquebantur variis linguis
T. Tallis, Videte miraculum

J. Tavener, As One Who Has Slept

P. I. Tchaikovsky, Dostoino yest
M. Tippett, Five Spirituals from A Child of Our Time

R. Vaughan Williams, Five English Folk Songs 
R. Vaughan Williams, Mass in G minor

​R. Vaughan Williams, Valiant-For-Truth

W. Walton, Drop, Drop Slow Tears
P. Warlock, Bethlehem Down
T. Weelkes, Christ Rising Again