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Cantiones Sacrae

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  • Date: Sat, May 19, 2018
  • Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Venue: Holy Trinity Church
  • Location: 34 Cameron Street, Launceston

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.

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)

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