Mystery Sonatas

Medium biber 3 pentecost web

Friday 24 May, 8.15 pm

Oud-Katholieke Kerk ’t Huis te Poort, Dam 30, 3111 BD Schiedam, The Netherlands

Nicolette Moonen and Pawel Siwczak play a selection of Biber’s Mystery (or Rosary) Sonatas. Pawel Siwczak will also play organ music by composers of Biber’s time.

The music

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644–1704):
From the Joyful Mysteries:
The Annunciation

Dieterich Buxtehude (c. 1637–1707):
Chorale prelude upon ‘Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern’, BuxWV 223 (organ solo)

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber:

From the Joyful Mysteries:
The Presentation in the Temple

From the Sorrowful Mysteries:
The Crucifixion

From the Glorious Mysteries:
The Resurrection

Orlande de Lassus (c. 1532–1594):
‘Surrexit Pastor Bonus’ (organ solo)

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber:

From the Glorious Mysteries:
The Descent of the Holy Ghost
The Coronation of the Virgin

The musicians

(Nicolette Moonen violin, Pawel Siwczak organ and harpsichord)