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Tenebrae, Choral Ensemble

Part of the Harriman-Jewell Series

Described as “phenomenal” (The Times) and “devastatingly beautiful” (Gramophone Magazine), the award-winning choir Tenebrae is one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles, renowned for its passion and precision which is to be expected when your founder is an acclaimed singer himself! Nigel Short, a member of The King’s Singers from 1994–2000, brings his experience and pin-point exactitude to the ensemble’s exquisite sound. Through its continued dedication to performance of the highest quality, Tenebrae’s vision is to deliver dramatic programming, flawless performances, and unforgettable experiences, allowing audiences around the world to be moved by the intimate power of the human voice.

Lobo: Versa est in luctum

Gregorian chant: Pange lingua gloriosi

Tallis: If ye love me

Padilla: Missa Ego flos campi (Kyrie, Gloria, Agnus Dei)

Lusitano: Heu me Domine

Sister Sulpitia Cesis: Stabat mater

Pärt: The Woman with the Alabaster Box

Victoria: Selections from the Tenebrae Responsories:
– Amicus meus
– O vos omnes
– Sepulto Domino

Margaret Rizza: Ave Generosa

Tavener: Mother of God, here I stand

Joel Thompson: A Prayer for Deliverance

Rachmaninov: Hymn to the Cherubim

Rebecca Clarke: Ave Maria

Britten: Hymn to St Cecilia

Whitacre: I thank you God

Holst: Nunc dimittis

Program subject to change

 

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Harriman-Jewell Series
500 College Hill, Campus Box 1015
Liberty, Missouri 64068-1896
Business hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.