The Tallis Scholars

Thursday, December 05, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Church of the Holy Trinity

Church of the Holy Trinity

1904 Walnut Street Learn More

$30.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

The Society is thrilled to bring the incomparable Tallis Scholars to our series for the first time with a new program entitled Reflections. Featuring works of Poulenc, Byrd, Messiaen, Allegri, and Tallis, among others, this imaginative program, in the words of their conductor Peter Phillips, ”goes some way towards showing how important and durable plainchant was, from the renaissance period to 20th century Paris, and from territories as far apart as England and Mexico.”

Reflections: Program of works by Poulenc, Byrd, Messiaen, Allegri, and Tallis

This concert is supported by Robert E. Mortensen

The Artist(s)

The Tallis Scholars
Over four decades of performance and a catalogue of award-winning recordings for Gimell, Peter Phillips and The Tallis Scholars have done more than any other group to establish sacred vocal music of the Renaissance as one of the great repertoires of Western classical music. They have sought to bring Renaissance works to a wider audience in churches,… Read More

Videos

Peter Phillips: Origins of The Tallis Scholars
The Tallis Scholars sing Victoria's First Lamentation for Maundy Thursday