Sat, 05 Mar|
St John the Baptist, Wimbledon
Palestrina: Success and succession
The Holst Singers present a Spring programme of sublime choral music spanning four centuries, with Palestrina's Missa Papae Marcelli, the piece that saved choral music, taking centre stage.
Time & Location
05 Mar, 19:45 – 20:45
St John the Baptist, Wimbledon, Spencer Hill, London SW19 4NZ, UK
About the Event
Music Director - Stephen Layton
Concert Director - Michael Waldron
Palestrina - Missa Papae Marcelli
Bach - Komm, Jesu, komm
Antognini - Come to Me
Mäntyjärvi - Pulchra es
The movements of Palestrina’s polyphonic masterpiece Missa Papae Marcelli will be interspersed with Bach’s exquisitely refined Komm, Jesu, komm, the richly layered harmonies of Jaakko Mäntyjärvi’s Pulcra es and a British Premiere of Come to Me by the Swiss composer, Ivo Antogini.
Be inspired by the new season and join the Holst Singers for what promises to be an evening of exceptional music and exquisite singing.
Running time approx. one hour with no interval.
On the door
On the door ticket including programme