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Vivaldi and the Ospedale della Pieta (online)

Tuesday 20 July 2021

Saturday 21 August 2021

Antonio Vivaldi’s joyous Gloria was famously composed for the musicians of the Ospedale della Pietà orphanage in Venice. Similarly, the Baroque composers Porpora and Hasse were also high-profile teachers who wrote choral works for their Ospedale pupils in Naples and Venice, combining social enterprise and musical excellence in a way that resonates powerfully with the ethos of St Martin’s.

Please note this performance of Vivaldi Gloria will be performed with an SATB choir of St Martin’s Voices rather than upper voices.

Programme

Johann Adolph Hasse – Dixit Dominus
Antonio Vivaldi – Concerto Madrigalesco
Johann Adolph 
Hasse – Miserere from Miserere in C minor
Nicola Porpora – Dixit Dominus from Dixit Dominus in G
Antonio Vivaldi – Sinfonia in G
Antonio Vivaldi – Gloria in D

Performers

St Martin’s Voices
St Martin’s Players
Andrew Earis Conductor

How to watch the online concert

You can watch the performance from 5pm on Thursday 22 July and it will be available to watch as many times as you like for the following 30 days. You will receive your access details as soon as you have purchased your ticket, along with full details of how to watch the concert.

Our thanks to The National Lottery Heritage Fund, for supporting the ReSound concert series at St Martin-in-the-Fields.

St Martin-in-the-Fields church and all performers are closely following government guidance and each concert will adhere accordingly to the latest advice.

Dates, Times & Book

Tue 20 Jul 12:00 AM Book

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