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Cappella Pratensis Makes Their Miller Theatre Debut

Miller Theatre
at Columbia University 

continues its 2018-19 Early Music series with 

Cappella Pratensis

The Josquin Imitation Game

Saturday, November 10, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

Church of St. Mary the Virgin (145 West 46th Street between 6th & 7th Avenues)
Tickets: $30–$45 • Students with valid ID: $7–$27

 

Josquin des Prez paid homage to his predecessors through the use of imitation. By the same token, subsequent composers played this game as a deliberate tribute, utilizing the same texts, melodies, and other characteristics of his music. The acclaimed Cappella Pratensis, known for their period interpretations, makes their Miller debut with a program anchored by Josquin masterpieces and exploring some of the great polyphonic works of the period by composers who inspired Josquin and those who were later inspired by him.

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Columbia University’s Miller Theatre is located north of the Main Campus Gate
at 116th St. & Broadway on the ground floor of Dodge Hall.

 
For photos, please contact Arlene Kriv at 212/854-1488 or ark2125@columbia.edu.