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
Victoria, Magnificat primi toni
Byrd, Ave verum corpus
Palestrina, Gloria (Missa 'Papae Marcelli')
Byrd, Rorate coeli
Brahms, Warum ist das Licht gegeben?
Bruckner, Christus factus est pro nobis
Monteverdi, Cantate Domino
Purcell, Remember not, Lord
Gabrieli, Exsultavit cor meum
Purcell, Jehovah, quam multi sunt
Choir of King's College, Cambridge (United Kingdom)
Stephen Cleobury, Conductor



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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
Anton Bruckner Extracts from the Requiem, Mass in D minor, Te Deum
PalatinaKlassik-Vokalensemble (Germany)
Philharmonischer Chor an der Saar (Germany)
Symphony Orchestra of Kazan State Conservatoire (Russian Federation)
Susanne Bernhard, soprano
Susanne Schaeffer, contralto
Oscar de la Torre, tenor
Heikki Kilpeläinen, baritone
Leo Kraemer, Conductor

Sunday, 5th November 2017, 9pm
Papal Basilica St. Paul Outside the Walls
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
Daniel 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 Santa Maria del Popolo
Lutheran Concert
Klang der Reformation „Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott“
Works by Heinrich Schütz, Samuel Scheidt, Michael Praetorius

Kammerchor der Frauenkirche Dresden (Germany)
Ensemble Instrumenta Musica (Germany)
Matthias Grünert, Conductor

Last update: 28th September , 2017