*** Classical KING FM 98.1 will be broadcasting this concert LIVE on Fri Mar 20 at 8:00pm (orignally scheduled for Sat Mar 21). We hope you will tune in!
These are unprecedented times. The necessary measures taken to ease the strain of COVID-19 on our healthcare system have taken an enourmous toll on our economy, the effects of which have trickled down to impact arts organizations in an unprecedented way—we are reminded how economically connected we are. Instead of rescheduling, we have decided to bring this program to the digital world where we as a community will have to live for a while. Arts organizations will have to find a way to survive in this new space for the foreseeable future.
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This program features Renaissance and contemporary motets dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Music by Renaissance composers William Cornysh, Josquin des Prez, and Tomás Luis de Victoria are juxtaposed with contemporary Marian settings by Arvo Pärt, Gabriel Jackson, and Franz Biebl. The centerpiece of the program are two settings of the Salve regina. The first is by Renaissance English composer William Cornysh, and the second is by contemporary British composer Gabriel Jackson, based on Cornysh's setting
JOSQUIN: Gaude virgo
CORNYSH: Salve regina
JACKSON: Salve regina 2
BIEBL: Ave Maria