April 2020

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The Sixteen: The Queen of Heaven - Bristol

Bristol Cathedral, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TJ

22 Apr 2020

The Sixteen: The Queen of Heaven - Bristol


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Arguably The Sixteen’s most popular programme of all time, The Queen of Heaven focuses on three composers’ unique devotion to the church. A new version of Allegri’s renowned Miserere is paired with James MacMillan’s own setting of the text and pieces by ‘The Prince of Polyphony’ Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.

Performers -

The Sixteen
Harry Christophers conductor

Programme - 

Plainsong Regina caeli
Palestrina ‘Kyrie’ from Missa Regina caeli
James MacMillan Dominus dabit benignitatem
Allegri Miserere (evolution version)
James MacMillan Videns Dominus
Palestrina Stabat Mater a8
Palestrina Regina Caeli a8
Palestrina Vineam meam non custodivi
James MacMillan O radiant dawn
Palestrina Pulchrae sunt genae tuae
James MacMillan Miserere
Palestrina Agnus Dei I-III from Missa Regina caeli

Opening Hours

19:00 - 20:40, with doors opening at 18:30


Tickets: £15 - £30, with discounts of 50% available for students, under-35s, job-seekers, people living with a disability and their carers..

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Situated at the heart of Bristol, with excellent public transport links.


The Sixteen: The Queen of Heaven - Bristol
Bristol Cathedral
College Green
United Kingdom

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