Thursday, 3 September 2015

Music at St Peter's Vauxhall : Friday, October 16th 7.30 pm The Fieri Consort presents Out of the Shadows: choral reflections on darkness and light Including works by Byrd, Lassus, Gessualdo, and Macmillan

Music at St Peter's Vauxhall

Out of the Shadows

The Fieri Consort will sing choral works and tenebrae from Gesualdo and Lassus to English motet composers, Gibbons and Byrd.

St Peter’s Vauxhall – 310 Kennington Lane, London SE11 5HY

Friday October 16th at 7.30 pm – concert finishes at 9.30 pm.

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The transition from darkness to light takes us on a musical journey from the intense expressions of the murderous composer Prince Carlo Gesualdo, the tortuous chromaticism of Lassus’ Sybelline Prophesies to the searingly beautiful harmonies of 21st cenbtury composer James Macmillan and the radiant compositions of William Byrd.

Programme:

Part One

William Byrd: Memento Homo
Thomas Morley: Nolo Mortem Peccatoris
Carlo Gesualdo: Peccantem me Quotide
A. Davidson: Idumea
Orlande de Lassus ;Sybelline Prophecies

Part Two

James MacMillan: O Radiant Dawn
Carlo Gesualdo: Illumina Faciem Tua
Orlando Gibbons: What Is Our Life?
A. M. Cagle: Soar Away
James MacMillan : Lux Aeterna
Carlo Gesualdo: Venit Lumen Tuum
Anon: O Gladsome Light
William Byrd: Christe Qui Lux Es Et Dies

Tickets £15  concessions £10

Sold in aid of Keyed Up! Organ Restoration Appeal.

To see the full programme of autumn candlelight concerts visit our website - http://www.stpetersvauxhall.com/music/keyedup.php

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