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Abendmusik: Journey into Twilight

March 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - March 11, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Music for Galway & Galway 2020 present

Abendmusik: Journey into Twilight

Live-streamed 5pm to 6.15pm


Collegium Choir | Adrian Mantu, cello | Mark Duley, director

John Tavener, Svyati

Anton Arensky, Three Vocal Quartets Op 57

Sam Perkin, new commission

Giovanni Sollima, Lamentatio

Josef Rheinberger, Abendlied

Toby Young, A song of enchantment

Knut Nystedt, Stabat Mater


This concert takes us on a journey from the brightness of day into the shadows of evening. The unique sonority of solo cello with chamber choir is explored through a varied programme contrasting the lush romantic textures of Arensky and Rheinberger with the startling contemporary innovations of Giovanni Sollima and Sam Perkin (new commission). In Nystedt’s Stabat Mater the journey into darkness concludes with a glimpse of glory, the cello acting as expressive commentary on the ancient text.   


This concert can be viewed live at 5pm, after which the recording will be available to watch until 5pm on Thursday 11 March.


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Start: March 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
End: March 11, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Event CategoryAbendmusik
Venue Name: St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church
Address: St. Nicholas Collegiate Church,

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