From The Imperial Court

Tiny Desk Concert

Stile Antico
Program Notes

From The Imperial Court

One of Europe’s most extraordinary ruling dynasties, the Hapsburgs ruled much of Europe from the 11th...

From The Imperial Court

Stile Antico

Saturday, February 28, 2015, 8pm

Church of St. Mary the Virgin

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Whether they’re performing at the BBC Proms or alongside rock icon Sting, the members of Stile Antico fuse rich expressivity with technical prowess that “never disappoints” (The Guardian). These masterful interpreters of Renaissance choral music return to Miller with a program that captures triumphs and tragedies from the Imperial courts of the Hapsburgs. Across the generations, in times of peace, victory, and sorrow, the era’s finest composers echoed the majesty of royal life with elegant and richly textured works.


Performers


Repertoire

  • Cristóbal de Morales Jubilate Deo
  • Josquin des Prez Mille Regretz
  • Thomas Crecquillon Andreas Christi famulus
  • Thomas Tallis Loquebantur variis linguis
  • Pierre de la Rue Absalon fili mi
  • Nicolas Gombert Magnificat 'primi toni'
  • Thomas Tallis Gloria (Mass Puer natus est)
  • Clemens non Papa Carole magnus eras
  • Nicolas Gombert Mille Regretz
  • Alonso Lobo Versa est in luctum
  • Heinrich Isaac Virgo prudentissima

Additional Information


Please note that same-day sales at the door are cash only. Day-of sales for this performance will start at 6pm at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin.