In a program of opera and concert, this season’s Barocktage festival at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden is focused on two direct contemporaries: Alessandro Scarlatti and Henry Purcell both had a decisive influence on the music of the 17th century. Once again the Pierre Boulez Saal hosts several concerts in cooperation with the Staatsoper.
For their second appearance at the Pierre Boulez Saal, the Tallis Scholars present vocal works of Purcell and his musical predecessors Orlando Gibbons, Thomas Tomkins, and Pelham Humfrey.Ticket sales through Staatsoper Unter den Linden; A limited number of tickets is available through the Pierre Boulez Saal.
Barocktage 2019 – A production of Staatsoper Unter den Linden in cooperation with the Pierre Boulez Saal.
- The Tallis Scholars
- Peter Phillips
- Matthew Martin
Orlando Gibbons - O Clap Your Hands
Orlando Gibbons - See, See, the Word is Incarnate
Henry Purcell - Jehova, Quam Multi Sunt Hostes Mei Z 135
Thomas Tomkins - My Beloved Spake Unto Me
Henry Purcell - My Beloved Spake Z 28
Pelham Humfrey - Hear O Heavens
Thomas Tomkins - O God, the Proud Are Risen
Thomas Tomkins - Almighty God, the Fountain of All Wisdom
Henry Purcell - O God Thou Art My God Z 35
Thomas Tomkins - O Sing Unto the Lord
Henry Purcell - O Sing Unto the Lord Z 44