O Magnum Mysterium
Event Date: November 19, 2011
Posted: November 19, 2011
Location: England, United Kingdom
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Candle-lit choral music for Advent
Cappella Novocastriensis, directed by Alex Woodrow, sings Victoria’s Mass & Motet ‘O Magnum Mysterium’ – it’s the composer’s 400 anniversary.
Also included are works by John Joubert, Mathias, Pearsall, Rodney Bennett, Rutter, Rutti, Tate, and William Walton. Specially featured is Morten Lauridsen’s setting of the Christmas text.
Members of the choir will read seasonal pieces, both spiritual and secular, and festive refreshments are included with the tickets.
Tickets £12, £9 senior citizens, £6 students & unwaged, 18 & under free.