The Gesualdo Six: Boxgrove
Jan 3, 2020 at 18:00 — 20:00 (GMT)
“Weavers of rich and plangent aural tapestries, The Gesualdo Six meld style and substance with beguiling sure-footedness.” – BBC Music Magazine
The Gesualdo Six, directed by Owain Park, return to Boxgrove to perform a programme of Epiphany music in the stunning Priory church. Mulled wine will be served at the concert.
“Revel in the gorgeous sounds, the spellbinding music, the programmes with something for everyone.” – John Rutter
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For centuries Christmas and the surrounding seasons have inspired composers to new heights of invention. This programme reaches across the ages, from the eternal beauty of the Tudor church right up to the twenty-first century, with each piece chosen to evoke a sense of mystery and joy.
featuring Cornelius The Three Kings, Beamish In the stillness, Byrd Praise our Lord all ye Gentiles and works by Hildegard, McDowall, Rutter and Palestrina.
“The Gesualdo Six are outstanding, shifting impeccably from Renaissance polyphony to twenty-first century music.” – Seen and Heard International