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  • The Saint Vincent Camerata Scholars
    present

    THE CHOIR INVISIBLE

    A program of Renaissance a cappella works in celebration of the
    Feasts of All Saints and All Souls
     

    "Oh, may I join the choir invisible
    Of those immortal dead who live again
    In minds made better by their presence…" George Eliot
     

    - program -

    Netherlands composers of the Early Renaissance

    Johannes Ockeghem (c.1420 – 1497) Intemerata Mater Dei
    (to Mary, Queen of Saints)

    Antoine Busnois (c.1430 – 1492) Anthoni usque limina
    (to St. Anthony, Abbot)

    Netherlands composers of the High Renaissance

    Pierre de la Rue (1452 - 1518)? Josquin des Prez (c.1450-1521)? Absolom, fili mi
    (King David's lament on the death of his son Absalon)

    Josquin des Prez (c.1450-1521) La Déploration sur la Mort d'Ockeghem (1497)  

    Late Renaissance composers from the Netherlands, England, and the Roman School  

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594) Dum aurora
    (to Saint Cecilia, Virgin Martyr)

    Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) Estote fortes in bello
    (From the Common of Apostles)

    Thomas Tallis (1505-1585) Audivi vocem (with chant alternatim)
    (Matins Responsory for the Solemnity of All Saints - Sarum Rite)

     Orlando di Lasso (1532-1594) Justorum animae
    (Offertory for Feast of All Saints)

    William Byrd (1543-1623) Gaudeamus omnes in Domino
    (Introit for the Solemnity of All Saints)

    St. Paul Cathedral, Pittsburgh - 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2012
    Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica - 7:30 p.m. Saturday, November 3, 2012

    FREE ADMISSION
    For information call 724-805-2579