GABRIELI CONSORT & PLAYERS

Wednesday 13 July 7.30pm
Reserved seating front nave: £35.00
Reserved seating rear nave: £28.00
Unreserved seating side aisles: £22.00 (£6.00 under 35)
Venue: York Minster

directed by Paul McCreesh

A Venitian Coronation, 1595

A spectacular and popular recreation of the Coronation Mass of the Venetian Doge Marino Grimani at St Mark’s, Venice, in 1595, A Venetian Coronation. This lavish sequence of festive music has become synonymous with tonight’s performers and combines brilliance and solemnity in a compelling and kaleidoscopic programme of masterpieces for combinations of voices, cornetts and sackbuts by Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli. The Gabrieli Consort & Players’ original 1989 recording, and the second recording in 2012 (which incorporated new scholarship), both won Gramophone Awards. A Venetian Coronation has been performed in many of the world’s greatest cathedrals and concert halls and is revived here in celebration of the Gabrielis’ 40th anniversary.

Listen to recording. 

May the Gabrieli Consort & Players live forever in health and glory’  The Times

gabrieli.com

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Supported by a grant from Continuo Foundation.

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Event Date: 13/07/2022 7:30 pm

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