Stabat Mater

Medium stabat mater 2017

Saturday 7 March, 7.30 pm

St Dominic’s Priory, Southampton Road, London NW5 4LB

In praise of the Virgin Mary: Pergolesi’s setting of the Stabat Mater text, in the context of music on the Passion theme by Vivaldi.

The music

Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741): Sinfonia al Santo Sepolcro

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710–36): ‘Stabat Mater’

Antonio Vivaldi: Sonata al Santo Sepolcro

The musicians

(Rachel Elliott soprano, Helen Charlston mezzo soprano, Nicolette Moonen violin, Anna Curzon violin, Rachel Stott viola, Kinga Gáborjáni cello, Pawel Siwczak organ)