March 7, 2023 - 7:30 PM (lecture at 6:30 PM)
Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street, NY NY 10014
Masterpieces of Mexican Polyphony
Choir of St. Luke in the Fields
This program explores the wealth of Renaissance polyphony composed in New Spain in the sixteenth century. Music of Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla will be featured, including his double choir Missa Ave regina caelorum driven by traditional Spanish dance rhythms. Motets and villancicos by Manuel de Zumaya, Gaspar Fernandes, Francisco López Capillas and Antonio de Salazer will complete the program.
All tickets ordered after March 22 will be held at the door for pick-up.