Tallis Scholars
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Tallis Scholars: Sacred Interpretations

According to legend, the melodies of the traditional chants of the church were dictated to Pope Gregory...

Early Music

Tallis Scholars

Sacred Interpretations

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 8pm

Church of St. Mary the Virgin

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The venerable Tallis Scholars make their annual appearance, exploring the ways in which composers from different eras and backgrounds reacted to the same seminal texts. The program includes multiple settings of Ave Maria, Salve Regina, Magnificat, and O sacrum convivium, alongside Allegri’s exquisite Miserere.

Please note: This event occurs at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin

This performance is currently sold out, but tickets may be available on standby.

  • A standby line will form at 6 p.m. at the church on the night of the performance and any available seats will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • Standby tickets are CASH ONLY. 
  • Discounts (including senior and student pricing) do not apply for standby sales; all standby tickets will be $75; $60; $40 each. 


  • Salve Regina
  • Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla Salve Regina
  • Francis Poulenc Salve Regina
  • William Cornysh Salve Regina

  • Ave Maria
  • William Cornysh Ave Maria
  • Francis Poulenc Ave Maria (a 10, arr. Jeremy White)

  • Miserere
  • Gregorio Allegri Miserere
  • Giovanni Croce Miserere

  • O sacrum convivium
  • Thomas Tallis O sacrum convivium
  • Olivier Messiaen O sacrum convivium

  • Magnificat
  • William Byrd Short Magnificat
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria Magnificat for double choir