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The Tallis Scholars

A Spanish Renaissance

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Morales
Missa Mille regretz
Victoria
Dum complerentur
Victoria
Regina caeli
Morales
Regina caeli
Alonso Lobo
Lamentations
Morales
Emendemus in melius
Victoria
Magnificat primi toni

Performers

  • The Tallis Scholars
Peter Phillips
director

This all-Spanish programme focuses on three of the greatest names from the renaissance period. The main work is a substantial 6-voice mass setting by Morales, based on a chanson by Josquin. Music of this beauty and complexity from the early Spanish Renaissance is not so often performed, and may come as an eye-opener to those more familiar with High Renaissance practice.

The second half similarly contains some resplendent 6-voice music – again rare in some cases, and again fascinating. Alonso Lobo’s epic Lamentations are a case in point. The concert ends with Victoria’s irrepressible double-choir Magnificat.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2016-17.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2016‑17

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