Works by Pärt, Tavener, and more
Featuring Pärt’s monumental Te Deum for Three Choirs, Strings, and Prepared Piano, this program opens with his Da Pacem Domine, commissioned by Jordi Savall in memory of the victims of the Madrid terrorist bombings in 2004, and the US premiere of Pärt’s Alleluia-Tropus, a work in Church Slavonic celebrating St. Nicholas of Myra. Also on the program are works by Scottish Catholic Sir James MacMillan, Greek composer Thános Mikroutsikós, and the late Sir John Tavener.
This concert takes place as part of the Arvo Pärt Festival, Feb. 9-12, 2017, presented by Cappella Romana.
Sunday 12 February, 3:00pm
Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
Admission included in Festival All-Access Passes
- Arvo Pärt: Da pacem
- James MacMillan: Who are these angels?
- Arvo Pärt: Alleluia-Tropus
- John Tavener: Funeral Canticle
- Thanos Mikroutsikos: Slow Motion
- Arvo Pärt: Te Deum
*subject to change