Classical 91.5

O Sacred Banquet: Music for Holy Week and Easter, 04/14/19, 2:00pm

Mar 19, 2019


Sara Schneider, host of Early Music Now presents music for Holy Week from England, Italy, Spain and Germany, from the 16th-18th centuries.

Included are a celebratory anthem for Palm Sunday by Orlando GibbonsHosanna to the Son of David, a heartfelt meditation on the cross by Palestrina, selections from Bach‘s Easter Oratorioand Thomas Crecquillon‘s exuberant Easter motet Congratulamini mihi. The performers include Stile Antico and the Gabrieli Consort and Players.