Allegri Ensemble: Cantiones Sacrae

Allegri Ensemble is proud to present Cantiones Sacrae (Sacred Songs), its first concert for the 2018 season, an a cappella program of sacred choral works from the published collections of William Byrd, Thomas Tallis, Peter Philips, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck and others. The program includes two works from Igor Stravinsky, his Pater noster of 1926 and his version of Carlo Gesualdo's Illumina nos, for which Stravinsky supplied two missing voice parts. This concert will be performed in the beautiful Holy Trinity Church, Launceston, at 3.30pm on Saturday May 19, 2018. Program: Byrd: Emendemus in melius (1575) Tallis: Mihi autem nimis (1575) Philips: O Crux splendidior (1612) Byrd: Ne irascaris Domine (1589) Gounod: Sicut cervus (1878) Sweelinck: O sacrum convivium (1619) Stravinsky: Pater noster (1926) Gesualdo/Stravinsky: Illumina nos (1603) Tallis: O sacrum convivium (1575) Hassler: Tu es Petrus (1591) Philips: Cantantibus organis (1612) Philips: Ave verum corpus (1612) Croce: Dies sanctificatus (1605) Dressler: Sic Deus dilexit mundum (1565) Byrd: Laudibus in sanctis (1591) Schütz: Cantate Domino (1625) Door sales only from 3pm (EFTPOS available).
$28 - $35 approx per night.
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