CR Presents: The Byrd Ensemble

BYRD ENSEMBLE has been rescheduled to Sunday, March 12, 2017, 3:00pm at St. Stephen’s Church. This was due to the snow and ice storm before and on the original date in January. All pre-purchased tickets will be honored for this concert.

Experience the uplifting power of Renaissance music in this guest performance by the Byrd Ensemble. Buy tickets today to the Victoria Requiem and works by Morales, Lobo, and Palestrina. Program notes

Portland
Sunday 12 March 2017, 3:00pm
St. Stephen’s Catholic Church

TICKETS

SPANISH MUSIC FOR THE HOUSE OF HABSBURG
A musical exploration of the Habsburg dynasty, featuring Spanish music written for monarchs Charles V and Philip II

PROGRAM
Tomás Luis de VICTORIA – Requiem Mass
Introitus: Requiem aeternam
Kyrie
Gradual
Offertory
Sanctus & Benedictus
Agnus Dei I, II & III
Communion: Lux aeterna
Versa est in luctum
Responsory: Libera me

Intermission

VICTORIA – Magnificat primi toni
Cristóbal de MORALES – Circumdederunt me
MORALES – “Requiem aeternam” from Missa pro Defunctis
Alonso LOBO – Versa est in luctum
Giovanni Pierluigi da PALESTRINA – Nunc dimittis

SINGERS

Soprano
Danielle Sampson
Margaret Obenza
Christina Siemens

Alto
Sarra Sharif Doyle
Joshua Haberman

Tenor
Orrin Doyle
Kurt Kruckeberg

Bass
Peter Lifland
Willimark Obenza
David Stutz