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    Found: Music in the Age of Exploration (Cambridge)

    Presented by at Harvard Epworth Church

    May 17, 2014


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    Found: Music in the Age of Exploration (Cambridge)

    Convivium Musicum has been dedicated to concerts of uplifting beauty since 1987.

     

    "radiant and full of sound." - Christopher Marinuzzi, the Boston Musical Intelligencer.
    "a knack for programming." - James Oestreich, the ArtsBeat blog of The New York Times
    “the kind of transforming experience that concert junkies are always seeking.” - Early Music...

    Convivium Musicum has been dedicated to concerts of uplifting beauty since 1987.

     

    "radiant and full of sound." - Christopher Marinuzzi, the Boston Musical Intelligencer.
    "a knack for programming." - James Oestreich, the ArtsBeat blog of The New York Times
    “the kind of transforming experience that concert junkies are always seeking.” - Early Music America

     

    Join Convivium Musicum as we explore the theme of "Found" in Renaissance works. The age of European exploration spread the Renaissance polyphonic tradition, especially in its Iberian flavor, as far as the New World: both its techniques (via manuscripts) and, in some cases, its practitioners: European composers who settled in New Spain. Convivium presents a program of works from both sides of the Atlantic: Guerrero, Victoria, Franco and more. 

     

    Program:
    Maria Magdalena, Francisco Guerrero (1528 - 1599)
    Magnificat Quinti, Toni Hernando Franco (1532 - 1585)
    O Doctor optime, Guerrero
    Vidi aquam Tomas, Luis de Victoria (c. 1548 - 1611)
    Andreas Christi famulus, Cristobal de Morales (c. 1500 - 1553)
    Exsultate Justi in Domino, Juan Gutierrez de Padilla (c. 1595 - 1664)
    Lamentations of Jeremiah, Guerrero
    Tu es Petrus, Morales
    Salve Regina, Franco

     

    Four performances of "Lost" in the Boston area:

    Saturday, May 3, 2014 8 PM
    Trinity Lutheran Church, 73 Lancaster Street, Worcester, MA
    ** all are invited to a reception following the concert

    Sun, May 4, 2014 7 PM
    St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline, MA

    Saturday, May 17, 2014 8 PM
    Harvard-Epworth Church, 1555 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
    ** all are invited to a reception following the concert

    Sunday, May 18, 2014 4 PM
    Christ Church Andover, 33 Central Street, Andover, MA


    Harvard Epworth Church

    1555 Mass Ave.
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    Admission Info:

    Regular Admission: $20
    Senior/Student: $12

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