LSO St Luke's

The Sixteen: Stabat Mater 2014

Spirit, Strength and Sorrow

Wed 4 Jun 2014 1pm - Jerwood Hall, LSO St Luke's, London

Overview

The Sixteen

The Sixteen

BYRD Diliges Dominum
BLAKE My Pretty Rose Tree; Ah! Sun-Flower; The Lily; The Garden of Love from ‘Songs of Experience’
TÕNU KÕRVITS Stabat Mater (world premiere, new commission)
BYRD Agnus Dei from ‘Mass for Five Voices’
MATTHEW MARTIN Stabat Mater (world premiere, new commission)
BYRD Agnus Dei from ‘Mass for Four Voices’
BLAKE Night from ‘Songs of Innocence’
ALISSA FIRSOVA Stabat Mater (world premiere, new commission)
BLAKE On Another’s Sorrow from ‘Songs of Innocence’
BYRD Diliges Dominum

Harry Christophers conductor
Antonia Christophers, Noel Byrne narrators
The Sixteen

Harry Christophers and The Sixteen perform three new Stabat Maters commissioned by the Genesis Foundation from leading composers Alissa Firsova, Tõnu Kõrvits and Matthew Martin. Describing the sorrow of Mary at the Cross these moving and accessible choral pieces are premiered alongside music by the Renaissance master William Byrd and readings of poems by William Blake.


Tickets: Free entry, booking essential. Please call the box office on 020 7638 8891 to book.

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