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  • Handel's Acis and Galatea | London | The Sixteen
    love and liberation telling the story of the mortal Acis the goddess Galatea and their love doomed by the cyclops Polyphemus It was the first full scale work that Handel set to an English language text and he would have only had a small number of singers and musicians at his disposal Harry Christophers stays true to the opera s premiere performance in 1718 using a small group of five singers and eight or nine musicians Booking information Tickets 24 50 49 50 Exclusive Box Office Kings Place 020 7520 1490 www kingsplace co uk Ticket prices listed above are online prices Please add 2 per ticket if booking via the Box Office Book now Back to London Home Concerts London Handel s Acis and Galatea Concerts Dixit Dominus Handel s Dixit Dominus The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 London UK International Concert Calendar Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow us on Facebook Read more Twitter Read more Youtube Read more Blogger Read more Contact Us Press Access Keys Sitemap Cookies February 2016 M T W

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  • The Choral Pilgrimage 2016: Croydon | The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 | The Sixteen
    aged Tallis to publish music The result was Cantiones Sacrae a collection of 17 pieces by each of them six of which including the monumental Tribue Domine feature in this programme The long text comes from the book of Meditations attributed to St Augustine and Byrd treats us not only to a variety of vocal combinations but also clear codes to his unswerving Catholic faith Just as in Ad Dominum we hear urgent cries to be heard I speak peace to them and they clamour for war Ego pacem loquebar et illi bellum conclamabant so in Tribue Domine he portrays the kingdom imperium with a certain triumphalism Pärt spent most of his life in Soviet controlled Estonia and for most of his young life it all seemed perfectly normal We had what we had it wasn t until I was older that I began to appreciate what it was to live in the Soviet Union everything enclosed or forbidden In 1979 Pärt and his family acquired exit visas to leave the Soviet Union and moved to Berlin and it was around this time that he began to experiment with tintinnabulation As Pärt himself explains I have discovered that it is enough when a single note is beautifully played This one note or a silent beat or a moment of silence comforts me I work with very few elements with one voice with two voices I build with the most primitive materials with the triad The three notes of the triad are like bells And that is why I called it tintinnabulation The result is music where the text has total clarity but is highly charged in a very specific manner His setting of the Nunc Dimittis is at times tender and serene but then bursts out into exhilarating joy The

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  • The Choral Pilgrimage 2016: Greenwich | The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 | The Sixteen
    to publish music The result was Cantiones Sacrae a collection of 17 pieces by each of them six of which including the monumental Tribue Domine feature in this programme The long text comes from the book of Meditations attributed to St Augustine and Byrd treats us not only to a variety of vocal combinations but also clear codes to his unswerving Catholic faith Just as in Ad Dominum we hear urgent cries to be heard I speak peace to them and they clamour for war Ego pacem loquebar et illi bellum conclamabant so in Tribue Domine he portrays the kingdom imperium with a certain triumphalism Pärt spent most of his life in Soviet controlled Estonia and for most of his young life it all seemed perfectly normal We had what we had it wasn t until I was older that I began to appreciate what it was to live in the Soviet Union everything enclosed or forbidden In 1979 Pärt and his family acquired exit visas to leave the Soviet Union and moved to Berlin and it was around this time that he began to experiment with tintinnabulation As Pärt himself explains I have discovered that it is enough when a single note is beautifully played This one note or a silent beat or a moment of silence comforts me I work with very few elements with one voice with two voices I build with the most primitive materials with the triad The three notes of the triad are like bells And that is why I called it tintinnabulation The result is music where the text has total clarity but is highly charged in a very specific manner His setting of the Nunc Dimittis is at times tender and serene but then bursts out into exhilarating joy The Woman with

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  • The Choral Pilgrimage 2016: Battersea | The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 | The Sixteen
    the aged Tallis to publish music The result was Cantiones Sacrae a collection of 17 pieces by each of them six of which including the monumental Tribue Domine feature in this programme The long text comes from the book of Meditations attributed to St Augustine and Byrd treats us not only to a variety of vocal combinations but also clear codes to his unswerving Catholic faith Just as in Ad Dominum we hear urgent cries to be heard I speak peace to them and they clamour for war Ego pacem loquebar et illi bellum conclamabant so in Tribue Domine he portrays the kingdom imperium with a certain triumphalism Pärt spent most of his life in Soviet controlled Estonia and for most of his young life it all seemed perfectly normal We had what we had it wasn t until I was older that I began to appreciate what it was to live in the Soviet Union everything enclosed or forbidden In 1979 Pärt and his family acquired exit visas to leave the Soviet Union and moved to Berlin and it was around this time that he began to experiment with tintinnabulation As Pärt himself explains I have discovered that it is enough when a single note is beautifully played This one note or a silent beat or a moment of silence comforts me I work with very few elements with one voice with two voices I build with the most primitive materials with the triad The three notes of the triad are like bells And that is why I called it tintinnabulation The result is music where the text has total clarity but is highly charged in a very specific manner His setting of the Nunc Dimittis is at times tender and serene but then bursts out into exhilarating joy

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  • London | The Sixteen
    Barbican Hall London Read More Book now Page 2 of 3 11 records 1 2 3 Back to Concerts Home Concerts London Concerts Dixit Dominus Handel s Dixit Dominus The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 London UK International Concert Calendar Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow

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  • London | The Sixteen
    Pilgrimage 2016 London UK International Concert Calendar Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1AU Follow us on Facebook Read more Twitter Read more Youtube Read more Blogger Read more Contact Us Press Access Keys Sitemap Cookies February 2016 M T W T F S S M

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  • London | The Sixteen
    St Luke s Church Battersea Read More Book now Page 1 of 3 11 records 1 2 3 Back to Concerts Home Concerts London Concerts Dixit Dominus Handel s Dixit Dominus The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 London UK International Concert Calendar Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y

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  • London | The Sixteen
    St Luke s Church Battersea Read More Book now Page 1 of 3 11 records 1 2 3 Back to Concerts Home Concerts London Concerts Dixit Dominus Handel s Dixit Dominus The Choral Pilgrimage 2016 London UK International Concert Calendar Home About Concerts Education Genesis Sixteen Shop Support The Sixteen Ltd Reg No 1930741 The Sixteen Prods Ltd Reg No 4252277 Registered Office Quadrant House 10 Fleet Street London EC4Y

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