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Harmonic Spiritual Theatre
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Harmonic Spiritual Theatre

Choral concert from vocal ensemble Ex Cathedra

26 March 2018

World-class vocal ensemble Ex Cathedra mark the start of Holy Week with an opportunity to hear some of the glorious, little-known music that the choir and its director Jeffrey Skidmore have helped revive for modern audiences.

Performed in London on 26 March, ‘Harmonic Spiritual Theatre’ explores the Lenten themes of sacrifice, betrayal and passion in a programme of dramatic sacred music and early oratorio. The concert will feature stunning music by 17th cenutry composers such as Bouzignac, Charpentier, Monteverdi, Gesualdo and Anerio.

The concert on Monday 26 March will be recorded by BBC Radio 3 for broadcast on Maundy Thursday. 



The London performance of ‘Harmonic Spiritual Theatre’ forms part of the Holy Week Festival 2018 run by St John’s Smith Square and Tenebrae. Tickets are available from the St John’s Smith Square Box Office 020 7222 1061. Further information and online booking is available here.

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