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

from September 16th to September 19th, 2017
and
from November 4th to November 7th, 2017

From September 16th to September 19th, 2017



Saturday, 16th September 2017, 8pm
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Choir of King's College, Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Stephen Cleobury, Conductor

Sunday, 17th September 2017, 12 noon
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, 17th September 2017, 8pm
Residenza Paolo VI
Gala Dinner

Monday, 18th September 2017, 11am
Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music (Sala Accademica)
Symposium on the commemoration of 500 years of the Protestant Reformation

Monday, 18th September 2017, 9pm
Basilica di Santa Maria ad Martyres - Pantheon
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

Tuesday, 19th September 2017, 9pm
Concert on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the Wiener Philharmoniker
Wolfgang A. Mozart, Symphony No. 39 in E-flat major, KV 543
Wolfgang A. Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G-minor, KV 550
Wiener Philharmoniker (Austria)
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor



from November 4th to November 7th, 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 St. Peter Chorus (Japan)
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor

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

Orasho
Illuminart St. Peter 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, 9pm
Papal Basilica of St. Paul in the Lateran
Wolfgang A. Mozart, Requiem in D minor, K 626
Illuminart Philharmonic Orchestra and Illuminart St. Peter Chorus (Japan)
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
Julian Prégardien, tenor
Thomas Laske, bass
Andreas Bollendorf, Conductor

Last update: 14th March, 2017