Classical

Spanish Glories of the 16th Century

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Event Details

Date:
22nd September 2017
Time:
19:00
Venue:
St Mary’s Church
Lion Street, Rye TN31 7LB
Category:
Classical
Performer/s:
The English Concert
Sponsor/s:
David Brilliant, Prof. Burton Rosner and one anonymous sponsor

TENEBRAE conducted by Nigel Short

Described as “phenomenal”, The Times and “devastatingly beautiful”, Gramophone Magazine, award-winning choir Tenebrae, under the direction of Nigel Short, is one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles renowned for its passion and precision.

Tenebrae present its BBC Music Magazine award-winning interpretation of Tomás Luis de Victoria’s requiem mass for six voices, written in 1603 and published in 1605. This masterpiece is one of only a handful of large-scale works which enjoys mainstream appeal in the 21st century.

 

Programme:
Alonso Lobo – Versa est in luctum
Tomás Luis de Victoria – Selection from Tenebrae Responsories and Lamentations for Holy Saturday
Interval
Tomás Luis de Victoria – Requiem Mass, 1605

DOORS OPEN: 18:30
EVENT STARTS: 19:00
DURATION: 2 Hours

FACILITIES
Disabled Access, Hearing Loop, Bar.

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