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Music for Galway & Galway 2020 present

Abendmusik VI : Resounding Landscape

St. Nicholas Church

in association with Irish Baroque Orchestra

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Serendipitously, our final Abendmusik of the season falls on the feast day of St Cecilia, patron saint of musicians. Purcell’s ode in honour of the Roman martyr sets a text by Irishman Nicholas Brady in which a wide array of musical instruments are extolled both as human characters and voices of nature itself. Heaven and earth are brought together, and the “jarring seeds of matter” into agreement, in Purcell’s grand choruses and intimate arias and duets. These themes are the inspiration for the programme’s “curtain-raiser”: Rhona Clarke’s new setting of Hildegard’s extraordinary O vis eternitatis, a celebration of the divinity of the created order.

Resurgam | Irish Baroque Orchestra | Peter Whelan director

RHONA CLARKE O vis eternitatis – world premiere
HENRY PURCELL Hail! Bright Cecilia



TICKETS:
€20 / €18
Friends of MFG €16
Unwaged €10
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