Vespri Romani

Date: 
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Time: 
5:00 PM
Location: 

Christ Church Cathedral, Centennial Chapel, Cincinnati, OH

Description: 

Christ Church Cathedral’s new C. B. Fisk organ, with its delicate yet expressive power, takes center stage in a recreation of a Roman vespers service from the seventeenth century. Singers and instrumentalists from Collegium Cincinnati collaborate with the new organ in chant, improvisation, and sacred repertoire by Roman composers Giacomo Carissimi, Francesco Foggia, Girolamo Frescobaldi, and Virgilio Mazzocchi.