Tallis's 40-part motet Spem in alium

A celebration of the Vernal Equinox in much-cherished choral treasures of the English Renaissance crowned by Tallis’s resplendent 40-part motet Spem in alium.
The Song Company leads other beloved choirs and singers from around Sydney in two performances, firstly in the Crypt of St Mary's Cathedral, one of Sydney's most evocative and acoustically vibrant venues, and secondly in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music's world-class concert space, Verbrugghen Hall.

program includes:

John Dunstaple Veni Sancte Spiritus – Veni Creator
Robert Parsons O bone Jesu
Thomas Tallis Sancte Deus

Orlando Gibbons Song 44 – Veni Creator
Thomas Tomkins Almighty God, the Fountain of All Wisdom
Henry Purcell Hear my prayer, O LORD

Thomas Tallis Psalm 67: God grant with grace (“Tallis’s Canon”)
Thomas Tallis Spem in alium a 40

Friday 20 September 2019 – 7pm | St Mary's Cathedral Crypt, Sydney [N.B. change of venue – original ticket-holders will be contacted individually]
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Saturday 21 September 2019 – 7pm | Verbrugghen Hall, Conservatorium of Music, Sydney [N.B. change of venue – original ticket-holders will be contacted individually]
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