Convivium Musicum - Josquin's Playlist
January 16, 2011
What were composers downloading in the 15th/16th cs? Convivium's winter concert explores how the era’s most ingenious musicians sampled and transformed popular pieces. The program includes works by Ockeghem, Josquin, Arcadelt, Vecchi, Senfl, and Palestrina and features Josquin’s reworking of his own Missa L'homme armé as well as others’ masterful take-offs on his perennially popular Ave Maria.
Event Name: Convivium Musicum - Josquin's Playlist
Article: Summoning Serenity From Convivium Musicum
Boston Musical Intelligencer - Jan 17, 2011
By David Patterson
The 18-member ensemble produced plush Latin vowels. Their ooh sounds often reached the physical resonance with one’s own body that makes for...
The 18-member ensemble produced plush Latin vowels. Their ooh sounds often reached the physical resonance with one’s own body that makes for glorious encounters. Melodies rang clear. Full awareness of harmonies, one by one, and the chorus’s unyielding focus constantly caused this listener to admire such extraordinary accomplishment.