Monteverdi’s 1610 Vespers trumpets the new baroque style with its expansiveness, colour and decoration. Directed by Gary Ekkel, the Choir of Newman College and the Renaissance band, La Compañia, perform the work. A magnificent collaboration of brass, strings, organ and ten-part choir. Two performances; Advent Festival, Melbourne, December 2013 & Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival, January 2014.
Soloists: Helen Thomson, Hannah Irvine (Soprano), Daniel Thomson, Matthew Thomson (Tenor).