BOOK NOW FOR SYDNEY: Saturday 24 November at 2.30pm
BOOK NOW FOR MACEDON: Saturday 1 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR GEELONG: Sunday 2 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR BRIGHTON: Saturday 8 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR MIDDLE PARK: Sunday 9 December at 3pm

In European countries across the centuries, Christmas has been marked by vibrant and joyous music-making. Serious composers would compete with each other to write music with the maximum popular appeal for adults and children alike. This program represents the “pick of the pops” from the late 1500s to the late 1700s.

Heinrich Schütz (1585-1672): Das Wort ward Fleisch
Michael Praetorius (1571-1621) Singt und klingt
Johannes Eccard (1553-1611) Resonent in laudibus
Johann Samuel Schröter (1753-88) Josef lieber, Josef mein
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94) Canite Tuba, Dies Sanctificatus
Jacob Handl (1550-91) Orrietur Stella
William Byrd (c.1539-1623) O magnum mysterium, Beata Viscera
Luca Marenzio (1554-99) Hodie Christus natus est
Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654) In dulci jubilo
JS Bach (1685-1750): Singet dem Herren ein neues Lied; O Jesulein süß; In dulci jubilo

BOOK NOW FOR SYDNEY: Saturday 24 November at 2.30pm
BOOK NOW FOR MACEDON: Saturday 1 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR GEELONG: Sunday 2 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR BRIGHTON: Saturday 8 December at 3pm
BOOK NOW FOR MIDDLE PARK: Sunday 9 December at 3pm

 

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