|Monteverdi – Sacred and Profane|
with baroque orchestra
This concert comprises a journey from the Renaissance to the Baroque through an assortment of Monteverdi's rarely performed Madrigals from Books 1-8, paired with later sacred works: the psalm setting, Beatus Vir, and Messa a 4 voci with continuo. A small baroque ensemble accompanies the choir.
The concert will be broadcast on CBC Radio 2 (103.3 FM in Ottawa) "Choral Concert" with host Peter Togni.
Date: Sunday, February 27, 2011, 7:30 p.m.