16th International Festival of Sacred Music and Art
Rome and Vatican
With the Vienna Philharmonic as orchestra "in residence"

15th September 2017 and from 4th to 10th November 2017

Inauguration of the International Festival of Sacred Music and Art with the extraordinary partecipation of the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge



Friday, 15th September 2017, 8pm
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Choir of King's College, Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Stephen Cleobury, Conductor



from 4th to 10th November 2017:



Saturday, 4th November 2017
Papal Basilica St. Peter in the Vatican

4pm
Spiritual Elevation
Wolfgang A. Mozart, Coronation Mass, KV 317
Illuminart Philharmonic Orchestra and Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Kana Kumamoto, soprano
Takako Nogami, mezzo-soprano
Yusuke Kobori, tenor
Tsutomu Tanaka, baritone
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor

5pm
Holy Mass celebrated by His Eminence Cardinal Angelo Comastri
Coro del Vicariato Vaticano - Basilica di San Pietro (Vatican City)
Temistocle Capone, Conductor

Orasho
Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor

Saturday, 4th November 2017, 9pm
Basilica di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola in Campo Marzio
Ludwig van Beethoven, Mass in C major, op. 86
PalatinaKlassik-Vokalensemble (Germany)
Philharmonischer Chor an der Saar (Germany)
Choir and Symphony Orchestra of Kazan State Conservatoire (Russian Federation)
Leo Kraemer, Conductor

Sunday, 5th November 2017, 1 pm
Basilica di Sant’Ignazio di Loyola in Campo Marzio
Organ recital
Choral arrangements of Lutheran texts by Bach, Mendelssohn, Brahms and Reger

Leo Kraemer, organist

Sunday, 5th November 2017, 9pm
Papal Basilica of St. Paul in the Lateran
Wolfgang A. Mozart, Requiem in D minor, K 626
Illuminart Philharmonic Orchestra and Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Kana Kumamoto, soprano
Takako Nogami, mezzo-soprano
Yusuke Kobori, tenor
Tsutomu Tanaka, baritone
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor

Monday, 6th November 2017, 9pm
Papal Basilica St. Paul Outside the Walls
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra in A major, KV 622
Ernst Ottensamer, clarinet
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, Stabat Mater
Chen Reiss, soprano
Bernarda Fink, mezzo-soprano
Wiener Virtuosen – Members of the Wiener Philharmoniker (Austria)

Tuesday, 7th November 2017, 9pm
Papal Basilica St Paul Outside the Walls
Franz Joseph Haydn, Die Schöpfung
Limburger Domsingknaben (Germany)
Orchestra Roma Sinfonietta (Italy)
Mechthild Bach, soprano
Cornel Frey, tenor
Thomas Laske, baritone
Andreas Bollendorf, Conductor

Friday, 10th November 2017, 7.30 pm
Basilica di Sant’Agostino in Campo Marzio
Lutheran Concert
Klang der Reformation „Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott“
Works by Heinrich Schütz, Samuel Scheidt, Michael Praetorius

Kammerchor der Frauenkirche Dresden (Germany)
Matthias Grünert, Conductor

Last update: 7th July , 2017