Te Deum
Sacred Grand Motets of Lully and Charpentier

The Resurrection of Christ by Charles de La Fosse

Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 4:00 P.M.

National Presbyterian Church
Washington, DC

Sacred Grand Motets of Jean-Baptiste Lully and Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Te Deum, H.146


Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margaret Carpenter Haigh

Margot Rood

Margot Rood

James Reese

James Reese

Gregorio Taniguchi

Gregório Taniguchi

Ian Pomerantz

Ian Pomerantz

Paul Max Tipton

Paul Max Tipton


J.S. Bach drew from the best of a variety of established European musical styles and combined them in his own unique voice. This concert will highlight influential composers of the French Baroque, featuring sacred grand motets of Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632–1687) and MarcAntoine Charpentier (1643–1704). Charpentier’s magnificent Te Deum will head a list of exquisite works that reflect the magnificence of French courtly and ecclesiastical grandeur.

Margaret Carpenter Haigh, soprano
Margot Rood, soprano
James Reese, haute-contre
Gregório Taniguchi, tenor
Ian Pomerantz, bass
Paul Max Tipton, bass

Running time: TBA

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Helen H. McConnell, underwriters


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