The Gesualdo Six
Friday 25 September, 3pm & 7pm
Part of Weekend Concerts at Snape
Owain Park directs the brilliant young vocal group in a programme that takes in music by composers born as early as 1098 and as recently as 2000. Music from the ‘Golden Age’ of polyphony by Byrd, Tallis, Monteverdi and Palestrina is interspersed with pieces by composers working today.
Te lucis ante terminum Thomas Tallis (c. 1505 – 1585)
Ave verum corpus William Byrd (c. 1540 – 1623)
When David heard Thomas Tomkins (1572 – 1656)
Put out into the deep David Bednall (b. 1979)
O Ecclesia, occuli tui Hildegard von Bingen (1098 – 1179)
Phos hilaron Owain Park (b. 1993)
The Wind’s Warning Alison Willis (b. 1971)
Si, ch’io vorrei morire Claudio Monteverdi (1567 – 1643)
Io son ferito, ahi lasso Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525 – 1594)
Summer Shower Christen Holmes (b. 2000)
My heart is like a singing bird Sarah Rimkus (b. 1991)
Grandmother moon Eleanor Daley (b. 1955)
Tickets for this concert go on sale at 10am on Saturday 19 September. Maximum 4 tickets per household.
We want everyone to have the opportunity to experience live music again, and so the afternoon performances will be ‘Pay What You Can’, meaning you can see amazing live music at a price that you feel able to afford.
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Your safety and that of our artists and staff is our top priority and so some things will be different to what you’re used to. Key changes are:
- Reduced capacity in the Concert Hall, with socially distant seating. Tickets are limited to 4 per household.
- Shorter performances with no interval.
- Audience members will need to wear face-coverings (unless they are exempt as per the Government’s guidelines).
- No printed material – no tickets, programmes, or programme notes.
- Clear signs and helpful staff to make your visit straightforward.
- Regular and thorough cleaning, with hand sanitiser for you.