Tallis Scholars
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Early Music

Renowned ensembles from all over the globe explore the musical riches of the pre-Classical era, from Medieval...

Early Music

Tallis Scholars

A Renaissance Christmas

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 8pm

Church of St. Mary the Virgin

The renowned Tallis Scholars make their annual appearance on Miller’s Early Music series with beloved, festive Renaissance favorites including Palestrina’s Missa Hodie Christus natus est. The thrilling program features the world premiere of a work commissioned by Miller Theatre for the occasion by sought-after American composer Nico Muhly.


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  • Nico Muhly  Rough Note (2018), world premiere, Miller Theatre commission
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Hodie Christus natus est
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Missa Hodie Christus natus est
  • John Nesbett    Magnificat
  • William Byrd   Lullaby
  • Hieronymus Praetorius Magnificat V