Renaissance Influences IV | The Tudor Consort

By: Tudor Consort  05-Apr-2012

Saturday 8 October 2011, 3pm

St Mary of the Angels
Boulcott St
Wellington

Two world premieres by leading New Zealand composers Ross Harris and Jack Body feature in our upcoming concert – Renaissance Influences IV – Made in New Zealand.

The well-known Thomas Tallis motet If ye love me is recontextualised by Harris in his work, Vobiscum in aeternum, while Body’s Hebrew setting of Psalm 137 takes the otherworldly strains of Orthodox Russian chant as its starting point.

The remainder of the home-grown programme includes works by Dame Gillian Whitehead, David Farquhar, Douglas Mews and Tudor Consort choir member Anna Griffiths. The performance is part of the REAL New Zealand Festival 2011.

Programme


Missa Brevis: Kyrie Gillian Whitehead

Winter wakeneth all my care David Farquhar

Missa Brevis: Gloria Whitehead

Vobiscum in aeternum Ross Harris

The Love Song of Rangipouri Douglas Mews (Ken Ryan, Baritone)

Missa Brevis: Sanctus and Benedictus Whitehead

Canary Wine John Ritchie

* Queene and huntress
* Make room for the bouncing belly

Naseby Anna Griffiths

Missa Brevis: Agnus Dei Whitehead

Strochny: Bogospod’iyavisya 17th C Russian Orthodox chant

Psalm 137 Jack Body


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