Monteverdi 1651 Messa a quattro voci et Salmi

3 June 2017 7.30pm Stift Melk Tickets: 24 - 55 Euros(Booking Fees Apply)

Performers

The Sixteen
Harry Christophers conductor

Programme

Monteverdi  1651: Messa a quattro voci et Salmi
Laetaniae della Beata Vergine a6
Confitebor tibi Domine (Primo)
Laetatus sum a6
Nisi Dominus a3
Nisi Dominus a6
Confitebor tibi Domine (Secondo)
Lauda Jerusalem a3
Dixit Dominus (Primo)
Cavalli Magnificat

Monteverdi’s sacred vocal compositions introduced the expression of powerful and personal emotions to the world of church music. This concert, featuring eight singers and five instrumentalists, comprises some of the finest works from Monteverdi’s years as director of music at St Mark’s in Venice.

Part of the Internationale Barocktage 2017