The Tallis Scholars
Sunday, 19 June at 3.00 pm
These are archived details from 2011 – current details are also available.
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of Tomás Luis de Victoria
Peter Philips director
Quem vidistis, pastores?
Responsories for Tenebrae
Surrexit pastor bonus
Unlike his great contemporaries Palestrina and Lassus, Victoria lived on into the 17th century, only writing his greatest single work, the six-voice Requiem in 1605. By that time he had come to represent an entire school of composers, epitomising its intensely spiritual, Spanish expression.
Sponsored by The Hon. Mrs Jenefer Dean, in memory of her late husband Judge Joseph Dean