Friday, April 1, 2011 at 8pm
Tickets are still available! Tickets for tonight's performance will go on sale at St. Paul Church at 6pm.
Celebrating Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548–1611)
One of the world’s most beloved vocal ensembles, The Tallis Scholars have earned the highest praise from critics and audiences around the world for their stunningly gorgeous renditions of Renaissance vocal music. Commemorating the 400th anniversary of the death of the greatest Spanish Renaissance composer, Victoria, they return for their annual appearance with the Boston Early Music Festival in a program that features Victoria’s exquisite and haunting Requiem, which they first performed in Boston in their spring 1990 BEMF début. Don’t miss this extraordinary season finale.
Free pre-concert talk at 7pm
Francisco Guerrero: Regina
Caeli Guerrero: Hei mihi, Domine
Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla: Lamentations
Francisco de Peñalosa: Sancta Mater
Alonso Lobo: Versa est in luctum
Sebastián de Vivanco: Magnificat Octavi Toni
Tomás Luis de Victoria: Requiem