Music of the Tudors

Sunday, Sep 17th 2017 - 4:00pm
Price: 140,- or pay what you want!
Arranged by: Ars Nova Copenhagen

Sacred music from the Tudor Period, the early English Renaissance. 

The programme is centered around Missa Tecum principium. It is perhaps the most beautiful work by Robert Fayrfax, especially the final Agnus Dei movement. The mass is interlaced with excellent pieces by other masters of the English Renaissance: Byrd, Farrant, Ferrabosco, Tallis og Tye. 

PROGRAMME:

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585) Blessed are those that be undefiled in the way
Robert Fayrfax (1464-1521) Missa Tecum Principium: Gloria
Alfonso Ferrabosco (1575-1628)  Lamentations
Robert Fayrfax Missa Tecum Principium: Credo
Richard Farrant (1530-1580) When as we sat in Babylon
Robert Fayrfax Missa Tecum Principium: Sanctus & Benedictus
William Byrd (1543-1623) Lamentations
Robert Fayrfax Missa Tecum Principium: Agnus
Christopher Tye (1505-1573) To Father Son and Holy Ghost

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