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October 12, 2018

 

SOLIS

Motets and Madrigals from the Renaissance Era
Music for Five Voices (Mostly)

Unique in the Denver metropolitan region, Solis is a vocal ensemble consisting of five male voices focusing on music of the Renaissance and modern period. The singers bring a joy of music to their audiences and have brought both early music and popular tunes to young and old alike. Solis performs in churches, concert venues, and works in collaboration with other arts organizations. To learn more about Solis, click here.

Jonathan Raabe, countertenor
John Boggs, countertenor
Jim Gatch, tenor
Brian du Fresne, baritone and Music Director
Maxwell McKee, bass

 

Program

Part I

Sicut Cervus – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594)

Lord to Thee I Make My Moan – Thomas Weelkes (1575-1623)

Music by Orazio Vecchi (1550-1605)
      Velociter exaudi me
      Assumpta est Maria
      Alleluia, laudem dicite
      Ave Virgo gratiosa
      Omnis virtus te decorat
      Domine, quando veneris 

 

Part II

Weep, O Mine Eyes – John Bennet (1575-1614)

J’aime la pierre precieuse – Claude le Jeune (1528-1600)

Music by Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
      O Mirtillo 
      Lasciate mi morire 
      Zefiro torna (6th Book of Madrigals)

Click here to see texts for the program. 

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