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Event Archive - THE FATHER OF MUSICIANS: Josquin & His Legacy featuring: The Gallery Singers

Sun. October 28th 2007 3:00 - 4:30 doors at 2:30 Holy Trinity Anglican Church (All Ages) 3:00 - 4:30 doors at 2:30
$18/$13 ADULT/CONCESSION at the door only.
The Gallery Singers concert season opens with glorious Renaissance motets and delightful madrigals inspired by the genius of Josquin des Prez, who’s arrival in Italy heralded one of the greatest eras in European music. Music by Josquin, Orlando di Lasso, Adrian Willaert, Jacob Arcadelt, Jean Mouton and others.

On the programme:

JOSQUIN DES PREZ
La déploration sur la mort de Johannes Ockeghem - Ave Maria - Jubilate Deo omnis terra - El Grillo
ADRIAN WILLAERT
Sancte Paule Apostole - Madonn’ io non lo so
CIPRIANO DE RORE
Concordes adhibete animos - O sonno
JACQUES ARCADELT
Haec dies - Il vagh’ e dolce sguardo
GIACHES DE WERT
Adesto dolori meo, o Deus - Vezzosi augelli
JEAN MOUTON
Alleluia, Confitemini Domino - La, la, la, l’oysillon du bois
ORLANDO DI LASSO
Hodie completi sunt - O la, o che bon eccho! - Matona mia cara
PHILLIPE VERDELOT
Italia mia, bench’ el parlar



Reception to follow the performance...

The Gallery Singers (Choir)

The Gallery Singers are Vancouver’s outstanding choir specializing in Renaissance and Baroque repertoire. Part of the city’s vibrant musical community since 1968, the choir has won numerous awards including First Prize at the International Eisteddfod Festival in the U.K. Under the experienced direction of conductor Derrick Christian (former mus... more info
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