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Les Canards Chantants

Les Canards Chantants will be joining St. Stephen's for a special performance of their Transcendence to Transparency. This program is a "before-and-after look at the changing face of sacred music in Europe during the Reformation, with Latin and vernacular works by the greatest composers who lived and worked through this tumultuous time, including Walter, Clemens non Papa, Sweelinck, and Tallis."  

About Les Canards Chantants:

Les Canards Chantants is an American solo-voice ensemble performing renaissance polyphony. The group consists of 6 talented singers based in Philadelphia.

Program:

Johann Walter – Deus misereatur nobis
Clemens non Papa – Ave Maria
Thomas Tallis – Salve intemerata virgo
Walter – Eyn Geystliche Gesank Buchleyn
Clemens non Papa – Souterliedekens
Tallis – Psalm tunes from Archbishop Matthew Parker’s Psalter

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Earlier Event: May 20
Choral Evensong
Later Event: September 16
Mohamed Abozekry and Karkadé