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The Tallis Scholars

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Palestrina
Laudate pueri
Palestrina
Virgo prudentissima
Monteverdi
Messa a quattro voci da cappella (1650)
Allegri
Miserere
Gesualdo
O vos omnes
Gesualdo
Aestimatus sum
Lotti
Crucifixus
Monteverdi
Crucifixus
Monteverdi
Adoramus te
Monteverdi
Domine ne in furore
Monteverdi
Cantate Domino

Performers

  • The Tallis Scholars
Peter Phillips
director

This programme of Italian masterpieces is centred round the unaccompanied (or prima prattica) writing of Monteverdi, the anniversary of whose birth in 1567 is being celebrated. This a cappella style reached its zenith in the music of Palestrina and then acquired a more harmonic and even madrigalian focus, as shown in the Monteverdi works, a process which could go no further once in the hands of Gesualdo. Add to this Allegri’s Miserere – arguably the most famous piece of choral music in the world – and this promises to be an evening to savour.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2017-18.

Part of Choral at Cadogan 2017-18

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