Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 8pm
St. Paul Church, Cambridge
Renaissance Music for the Holiday Season: Victoria, Verdelot, Bruckner, and Guerrero
Peter Phillips and the legendary voices of The Tallis Scholars return to Boston for their 25th annual appearance in a joyous celebration of the holiday season and the ensemble’s 40th-anniversary season! Founded in 1973, The Tallis Scholars have toured the world earning enthusiastic acclaim for impeccable and glorious performances of Renaissance vocal music. They will perform a gorgeous program of sacred works written to honorthe Virgin Mary, both as saint and mother, from the grandeur of Victoria’s Missa Gaudeamus to intimate seasonal settings of the Ave Maria by Victoria, Verdelot, and Bruckner.
Free pre-concert talk at 7pm
Watch The Tallis Scholars perform Victoria's First Lamentation for Maundy Thursday from the ensemble's official YouTube Channel!