Thursday 27 September 2018 7:30PM

The Cardinall's Musick

The Company of Heaven

Additional notes

Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


  • The Cardinall's Musick

The liturgical calendar once placed the lives of the saints at the centre of public devotions. Palestrina’s Mass in honour of St Peter opens a programme that also pays obeisance to saints Catherine of Alexandria, Paul, Bartholomew and the Virgin Mary.

  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525-1594)
        • Motet: Tu es Petrus
        • Missa Tu es Petrus
    • interspersed with sections from
  • Gregorian Chant
        • Propers for the Feast of SS Peter and Paul
  • Interval
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
        • Magnus Sanctus Paulus a8
  • Giovanni Bassano
        • O Rex gloriae
  • Jacob Handl (1550-1591)
        • Sanctus Bartholomeus
  • Thomas Crecquillon (c.1505-1557)
        • Andreas Christi famulus
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)
        • Vidi speciosam
  • Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
        • Virgo prudentissima
  • Sebastián de Vivanco (c.1551-1622)
        • Magnificat octavi toni
  • Encore
  • Jacob Handl
        • Ave Maria

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