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Manchester Camerata, Vox Clamantis - Arvo Part

Manchester Camerata and Vox Clamantis in music by Arvo Part at Bridgewater Hall. With Drei Hirtenkinder aus Fatima, Fratres, Stabat Mater, Da pacem Domine and Como cierva sedienta.

Manchester Camerata and Vox Clamantis in a programme of music by Arvo Pärt, as part of the Manchester International Festival.

Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Presented by Tom Redmond

Arvo Pärt:
Drei Hirtenkinder aus Fátima
Fratres
Stabat Mater

8.15: Interval

8.35
Arvo Pärt:
Da pacem Domine
Como cierva sedienta

Manchester Camerata
Gábor Takács-Nagy, director
Vox Clamantis choir
Jaan-Eik Tulve, choir director

This concert celebrates Arvo Pärt's first visit to Manchester. His music, at once ancient and modern, seeks to communicate what he calls 'love for every note'. The music is utterly unique and of huge appeal with audiences internationally; today, Pärt is the most performed living composer in the world.

Photo by courtesy of Jonathan Keenan.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Arvo Pärt

    Fratres (strings and percussion)

    Orchestra: Manchester Camerata.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Stabat Mater (choir & strings)

    Orchestra: Manchester Camerata. Choir: Vox Clamantis.
  • Part

    For Alina

    Performer: David Ireland.
  • Part

    Variations on Aranushka's convalescence

    Performer: David Ireland.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Da Pacem Domine

    Orchestra: Manchester Camerata. Choir: Vox Clamantis.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Como Cierva Sedienta

    Performer: Polina Pasztircsak. Orchestra: Manchester Camerata.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet for piano and winds

    Performer: Robert Levin. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music Chamber Ensemble.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    September from 'The Seasons'

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.

Broadcast

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