A niche element of their repertoire has always remained baroque music, and Saturday's concert took us right to the heart of Venetian polychoral music, with magnificent liturgical settings by Giovanni Gabrieli
The Scholars will be joined by Durham Cathedral Choir for part of the concert singing works for double choir by Palestrina and Giovanni Gabrieli
30 Composers of the Week: Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli
The 13 trombonists will perform "Bone Week Fanfare" by Brad Edwards; Canzona for Eight Trombones by Walter Hartley; Motets by Anton Bruckner; and "Tower Music" by Vaclav Nelhybel; along with music by Enrique Crespo, Giovanni Gabrieli
and Camille Saint-Sa'ns.
This Sunday the internationally-renowned Gabrieli Consort & Players hold sway with, at noon, a programme of English, Italian and Spanish instrumental music from the Players, followed at 3pm by the complete ensemble re-creating a 16th Century Venetian coronation with the music of Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli
complemented by Gregorian chant and rousing fanfares.
It's 30 years since McCreesh founded the Gabrieli Consort, and 400 years since the death of composer Giovanni Gabrieli
A crucial reason for such interest would have to be his connections to major composers of the genre, among them Giovanni Gabrieli
and Hans Leo Hassler, who were close friends with each other, and very likely met Gumpelzhaimer.
In addition, UO student soloists will be featured in works by Leroy Anderson, Giovanni Gabrieli
, Edward Gregson and J.
A 17th Century Venetian programme features works by Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli
, Monteverdi, Bassano and Grandi.
The canals, often compared in length to Venice's, at last found a cultural link with them as chamber choir Ex Cathedra staged what turned out to be a highly ambitious performance of 17th Century music by Giovanni Gabrieli
Program includes works by Grainger, Jacob, John Williams and Giovanni Gabrieli
Throughout this collection, Franck lends a Venetian flavor to his motets by exploiting traditional polychoral exchanges and lively contrasting sections in triple meter, as well as by incorporating cadential formulas inspired by the works of Giovanni Gabrieli
and other composers.