Artists

The Tallis Scholars

Choir

Peter Phillips

Conductor

Matthew Martin

Organ

Program

Orlando Gibbons

O Clap Your Hands

Orlando Gibbons

See, See, the Word is Incarnate

Henry Purcell

Jehova, Quam Multi Sunt Hostes Mei Z 135

Thomas Tomkins

My Beloved Spake Unto Me

Henry Purcell

My Beloved Spake Z 28

Pelham Humfrey

Hear O Heavens

Thomas Tomkins

O God, the Proud Are Risen

Thomas Tomkins

Almighty God, the Fountain of All Wisdom

Henry Purcell

O God Thou Art My God Z 35

Thomas Tomkins

O Sing Unto the Lord

Henry Purcell

O Sing Unto the Lord Z 44

Approximate running time: 2h with one intermission

In a program of opera and concert, this season’s Barocktage festival at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden is focused on two direct contemporaries: Alessandro Scarlatti and Henry Purcell both had a decisive influence on the music of the 17th century. Once again the Pierre Boulez Saal hosts several concerts in cooperation with the Staatsoper.

For their second appearance at the Pierre Boulez Saal, the Tallis Scholars present vocal works of Purcell and his musical predecessors Orlando Gibbons, Thomas Tomkins, and Pelham Humfrey.

Ticket sales through Staatsoper Unter den Linden; A limited number of tickets is available through the Pierre Boulez Saal.

Barocktage 2019 – A production of Staatsoper Unter den Linden in cooperation with the Pierre Boulez Saal.