We look forward to welcoming The Tallis Scholars to St John’s once more, to mark their 2000th concert.
Director Peter Phillips writes: “I decided to go for one of the most exciting – and least performed – of all the big Tudor Mass settings. The very title – Cantate: Sing! – gives the clue. In the second half we reprise a work which the featured composer in this year’s choral competition, Gabriel Jackson, wrote for us in our 40th anniversary. This again is a shout of praise. We end with Tribue Domine, the piece by Byrd we have performed most often over the years.”