Membra Jesu Nostri, Christ Church Spitalfields

A dance and live music collaboration with early music ensemble The Musicall Compass.

Creative Team

  • Conductor: Crispin Lewis
  • Choreographer: Jo Meredith
  • Dancers: Jordi Calpe Serrats, Lucy Anderson, Grace Hann


“The singers were magnificent performers. Not only were they responsible for a lot of clearly enunciated and beautifully modulated sound, often a long way away from both band and conductor, they acted and interacted with the dancers, involved in the movement, moved by and moving the dancers, singing from the floor and processionally. Perhaps the movement highlight was Chris Wardle and Christopher Bowen picking Lucy Anderson up and carrying her slowly out of the nave. Claire Tomlin sang with amazing tone and purity notwithstanding being nine months pregnant…”