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  • 14
    Wednesday
    October
    2020
    Prague
    Czech Republic

    Cantate Domino

    Season 2019 | 20

    14 10

    Cantate Domino

    Prague
    Season 2019 | 20
    14
    Wednesday
    October
    2020
    7.30 pm
    Church of St. Simon and St. Jude

    Cantate Domino

    At the end of the Renaissance and the beginning of the Baroque, from 1609 to 1612 at St Mark’s Basilica, there was an encounter between two geniuses: the aging Giovanni Gabrieli, in whose works the Venetian polychoral style reached its absolute zenith, and the youthful Heinrich Schütz, later the creator of German Protestant music. In 1619 Schütz published his collection Psalmen Davids, which does not conceal the powerful influence of his Italian teacher. Gabrieli’s Venetian concertos and Schütz’s Dresden psalm settings are supplemented by little duets from the collection Kleine Geistliche Konzerte, which Schütz published in Leipzig in 1636.

    Pre-concert talk with Václav Luks, 6.30 pm
    Collegium Vocale 1704 & Collegium 1704
    Václav Luks | conductor

    H. Schütz — Lobe dem Herren 
    H. Schütz — Ihr heiligen Lobsinget dem Herrn 
    G. Gabrieli — O Jesu mi dulcissime 

    H. Schütz — An den Wasser zu Babel 
    H. Schütz  Eins Bitte ich vom Herren 
    G. Gabrieli — Cantate Domino

    H. Schütz — Ich hebe meine Augen auf 
    H. Schütz — Fürchte dich nicht 
    G. Gabrieli — O Domine Jesu Christe 

    H. Schütz  Aus der Tiefe ruf ich, Herr, zu dir 
    H. Schütz  Der Herr ist gross
    G. Gabrieli — Hodie Completi sunt
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  • 04
    Wednesday
    November
    2020
    Prague
    Czech Republic

    Ad majorem Dei gloriam

    Season 2019 | 20

    04 11

    Ad majorem Dei gloriam

    Prague
    Season 2019 | 20
    04
    Wednesday
    November
    2020
    7.30 pm
    Church of St. Simon and St. Jude

    Ad majorem Dei gloriam

    Marc-Antoine Charpentier and André Campra were among the composer who had the greatest influence over French opera between Lully and Rameau. They also left an enormous legacy in the field of sacred music. While Charpentier, a pupil of Giacomo Carissimi, and Sébastien de Brossard exhibit clear Italian influences in their music, André Campra was a successor to the aesthetic ideals of Jean-Baptiste Lully.

    Pre-concert talk with Václav Luks, 6.30 pm
    Collegium Vocale 1704 & Collegium 1704
    Václav Luks | conductor

    M.-A. Charpentier – Magnificat a H.76
    S. de Brossard – Miserere mei Deus Sdb.50
    A. Campra –  Messa Ad majorem Dei gloriam
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  • 10
    Thursday
    December
    2020
    Prague
    Czech Republic

    Mirabile mysterium

    Season 2019 | 20

    10 12

    Mirabile mysterium

    Prague
    Season 2019 | 20
    10
    Thursday
    December
    2020
    7.30 pm
    Produkční dům Vzlet

    Mirabile mysterium

    The Slovene Jacob Gallus Handl, a pioneer of the Venetian polychoral technique, belonged to the circle of composers at the Prague court of Emperor Rudolf II. His spatial or chromatic compositions beautifully capture the magical atmosphere of Prague in Rudolf’s day. The Parisian neo-classicist Francis Poulenc was one of the greatest composers of vocal and choral music of the twentieth century. His compositions take their inspiration primarily from the High Renaissance. In fact, in the motet Exultate Deo we even find a direct quote from Palestrina. His Quatre motets pour le temps de Noël refer back to Monteverdi’s laments and to other musical forms of the early Baroque.

    Pre-concert talk with Václav Luks, 6.30 pm
    Collegium Vocale 1704 & Collegium 1704
    Václav Luks | conductor

    J. Gallus – Mirabile mysterium
    C. Caresana – Magnificat a 8
    J. D. Zelenka – Sub tuum presidium ZWV 157/I, V
    F. Poulenc – Quattre motets pour Noël
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