Sacred Grand Motets of Lully and Charpentier
Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 4:00 P.M.
National Presbyterian Church
Sacred Grand Motets of Jean-Baptiste Lully and Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Te Deum, H.146
Margaret Carpenter Haigh
Paul Max Tipton
MORE ABOUT THE PERFORMANCE
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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