October 28, 2021 - 8 PM (lecture at 7 PM)
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street, NY NY 10014
Palestrina: Prince of Music
Choir of St. Luke in the Fields
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina ranks as one of the towering figures in the music of the late 16th century. His best known work, the Missa Papae Marcelli, composed c.1561, is dedicated to Pope Marcellus II, who established the Council of Trent. The program will include other works by Palestrina written for the Sistine Chapel.
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