Presented in Partnership with Early Music Vancouver
With violins, cornetti, sackbuts, theorbos, and voices under the direction of David Fallis, experience a recreation of the lavish celebration of Christmas Vespers from the Church of San Marco in 17th-century Venice, with music by the incomparable Claudio Monteverdi! Featuring works from his 1641 collection of sacred music, the concert will resound with the glorious sounds of a Christmas celebration you won’t soon forget.
2 hours with one intermission
by Claudio Monteverdi
I Versicle: Deus in adiutorium
Respond: Domine ad adiuvandum me festina (Alessandro Grandi)
II Antiphon: Rex pacificus
Psalm 109: Dixit Dominum
Motet: Laudate Dominum in sanctis eius
III Antiphon: Magnificatus est
Psalm 110: Confitebor tibi
Motet: O bone Jesu
IV Antiphon: Completi sunt
Psalm 111: Beatus vir
Motet: Cantate Domino
V Antiphon: Scitote quia prope est regnum Dei
Psalm: 112: Laudate pueri
Motet: Salve Regina
VI Antiphon: Levate capita vestra
Psalm 116: Laudate dominum omnes gentes
Motet: Canzonetta spirituale sopra la nanna (Tarquinio Merula)
VII Hymn: Jesu redemptor omnium
VIII Antiphon: Cum ortus fuerit
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Vicki St. Pierre
Members of Sine Nomine Renaissance Choir, Seattle
Town Hall Seattle
Parking available in the adjacent lot. Street parking also available.
Bastyr University Chapel
Free parking in the adjacent campus lot.
Advanced reserved parking available in the garage below Benaroya Hall, call 206.215.4747.
Seattle First Baptist Church
Parking available in the adjacent lot with entrances on Seneca and Boylston.