(8) It was not long before foreign publishers recognized the potential of the American reprint market: Gregg in England reprinted the old Breitkopf Handel, Mendelssohn, Palestrina, Schein, Schumann, and Sweelinck
editions; Akademische Druck in Austria reprinted Breitkopf's Denkmaler der Tonkunst in Osterreich and Denkmaler deutscher Tonkunst.
A Igor Stravinsky B Jan Sweelinck
C Dmitri Shostakovich D Peter Tchaikovsky 14.
Opening with Sweelinck
's Hodie Christus Natus Est, the programme is based around the theme of The Little Child and includes 20th and 21st-century carol settings by Howells, Richard Rodney Bennett, Leighton, Joseph Phibbs, Walton, Warlock and Cecilia McDowall set alongside traditional carols and motets from the renaissance by Kirbye, Byrd, Palestrina, De Wert and Sheppard.
Directed by well known local musician Mike Stenhouse, the choir will perform unaccompanied choral music ranging from the 16th to the 21st centuries, including pieces by Sweelinck
, Vaughan Williams, Cornelius and John Rutter.
You can get a reputation as a creative programmer really fast by just looking in slightly unexpected places--William Byrd, John Bull, Sweelinck
. Not all of it is amazing, but so much of it is so alive and fun to play.
He graduated from the Sweelinck
Conservatory in Amsterdam and has given many concerts as a pianist in Europe, Turkey, Indonesia, India, the United States and Japan.
Yet his instrumental music, especially the keyboard works, provides an important connection between William Byrd and Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
, whom he met in 1593; the popularity of his music during his lifetime is attested by its many publications, second only to Byrd among English composers.
Born Today (Hodie Christus Natus Est), the motet of 1619 by Jan Sweelinck
- full of antiphonal exchanges and overlapping calls of 'alleluia' - and the contrasting Kwmbayah saw the Choral at their sonorous, disciplined, balanced best, and were tremendously loud when required!
He taught at the Conservatories of Maastricht, Tilburg, and the Sweelinck
Conservatory in Amsterdam.
Marcel Worms, ne en 1951, a etudie au Conservatoire Sweelinck
d'Amsterdam avec Hans Dercksen.
Among the music included is Victoria's O magnum mysterium, Morley's Sing we and chant it, Sweelinck
's Hodie Christus natus est, Byrd's Ave verum corpus, and Palestrina's Stabat Mater.
The program includes works by Scheidemann, Sweelinck
, Schildt and J.S.