I was very depressed about the banality of liturgical music and was ready to officially lay down my weapons (Bach, Mozart, Palestrina
What more could a composer of sacred music want than to be performed alongside Palestrina
and Taverner in a building like Durham Cathedral?
The brothers acted as co-residents and patrons of the Barberini palace, where Cortona painted his famous fresco, and; both were also involved in work at the new seat in Palestrina
Although the libretto is more Philosophical debate than anything, the opera, described as ''an allegory of the crisis of the 20th century artist, ''stands comfortably besides Pfitzner's Palestrina
and Hindemith's Mathis der Maler.
Traditional churches: sing out the Stanford, the palestrina
, the Stainer, the Wesley
SIMON Russell Beale uncovers links between the papal intrigues of Renaissance Rome and the music of Palestrina
, "The Prince of Music".
What Vaget has to say on Mann's preoccupation with Palestrina
is, in my view for the time being, the definitive word on the subject.
Entre los musicos que apreciaba profundamente estan Handel (sobre todo el Mesids), Mozart (el Requiem), Palestrina
, Monteverde, Haydn, Chopin, Brahms, Faure, Berg .
Although there have previously been several book-length studies wholly or partially dedicated to Pfitzner's Palestrina
, Krenek's Jonny spielt auf, or Hindemith's Mathis der Maler, the work fills a lacuna in the literature by discussing the works as representative of a genre.
The chorale will play music from the winter holidays featuring pieces by of Mendelssohn, Palestrina
, Holst and Randall Thompson.
It surfaces that, during the Age of Palestrina
, various attempts to upgrade the chapel failed: up to 40% of the members were judged to sing poorly, and some of those retained their positions for many years.
The amazing vocal interplay of the Hilliard Ensemble brings to life this 17th century polyphony of Victoria and Palestrina