29 Jul 2017


[Vocal Saturday]


One doesn't get to hear Monteverdi Vespers in Hong Kong often, even rarer does one get to hear it performed by a local choir, reinforced by oversea soloists and a period ensemble comprises of players both local and abroad. This Sunday evening is your...

26 Jul 2017

[Vocal Thursday]


Monteverdi's Vespro della beata Vergine, or simply Vespers of 1610, 'is an iconic work in more ways than one. For the composer...it was a calculated summation of his skill as a writer of sacred music...[it is] one of the great pillars of the Baroque vo...

13 Jul 2017

[Vocal Thursday]


'Full of tears will be that day
When from the ashes shall arise
The guilty man to be judged;
Therefore spare him, O God,
Merciful Lord Jesus,
Grant them eternal rest. Amen.'

「即使我被碾成粉末,我也會用灰燼擁抱你。」

悼英靈。

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