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The Tenebrae Effect: Victoria Tenebrae Responsories

Workshops

Would you like to find out what it takes to be a Tenebrae singer?

The Tenebrae Effect is Tenebrae’s inspiring choral development initiative that provides an insight into the elements which make Tenebrae’s sound and interpretation to music so unique. It is designed to challenge and advance every participant, whilst giving singers the opportunity to learn in a friendly and challenging environment alongside professional singers from the choir.

To make the most of Tenebrae’s inaugural Holy Week Festival, join Nigel and Tenebrae singers at St John’s Smith Square for what is set to be fascinating and informative morning, focusing on a selection of Victoria’s Tenebrae Responsories. We advise that most value is brought to those with prior choral experience who wish to improve within smaller, focussed groups, and suggest participants should either be familiar with the scores or be confident sight-readers.

Workshop repertoire – Victoria Tenebrae Responsories

Movement 1: Amicus meus
Movement 3: Unus ex discipulis
Movement 6: Seniores populi
Movement 8: Tenebrae factae sunt (lower voices)
Movement 12: Caligaverunt occuli mei
Movement 14: O vos omnes (upper voices)

View PDFs of the scores in advance of the workshop.

This repertoire will be rehearsed and performed in F minor, as opposed to G minor.

Scores will be provided by Tenebrae on the day. Minimum age 16.

Venue & Address:

St John’s Smith Square, St John's Smith Square, London, SW1P 3HA, United Kingdom

Artist(s):

Nigel Short, Tenebrae

Venue Information:

Donate to support Tenebrae’s Holy Week Festival at St John’s Smith Square
Tenebrae’s Holy Week Festival (9-15 April 2017), the first of its kind, aims to engage new audiences with performances of sacred choral music of the highest quality and explore the significance of Holy Week.

How you can help?
A donation will help Tenebrae and St John’s Smith Square reach out to new audiences, enabling us to introduce them to the arts as well as keeping the community events accessible for all, in particular, the late-night liturgical events which will remain free to attend.

How to donate
Donate online at www.easydonate.org/tene003 or to give £10 text TENE003 to 70191.

The Tenebrae Effect

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‘The Tenebrae Effect’ is Tenebrae’s inspiring choral development initiative that provides an insight into the elements which make Tenebrae’s sound and interpretation to music so unique.

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