April 29, 2018
Monteverdi - the spoke in the wheel of Renaissance music - was a master of vocal music. This week on "Voices," we celebrate his brilliance with a hallmark performance of his "Vespers of 1610," performed in the St. Mark's Basilica in Venice by the Monteverdi Choir.
MONTEVERDI Vespers of 1610 (Vespro della Beata Vergine)
The Monteverdi Choir
The London Oratory Junior Choir
The English Baroque Soloists
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor