Saturday 17 June | 7.30pm | Clifton Cathedral spem in alium 
The Tallis Scholars
with the Choir of St Martin-in-the-Fields

Tickets: £30, £26, £23, 
£15 (restricted view)

Internationally renowned ensemble The Tallis Scholars returns to the beautifully warm acoustic of Clifton Cathedral with a programme of Renaissance polyphony centred around Tallis’s iconic forty-part masterpiece Spem in Alium.


Joined by The Choir of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Tallis’ motet is paired with David Bednall’s
Lux Orta for eight five-part choirs, a dazzling and expressive depiction of light.



Taverner Leroy Kyrie

Taverner Dum transisset sabbatum

Tavener As One Who Has Slept

Tavener  The Lord's Prayer

Tavener Funeral Ikos

Bednall Lux orta est iusto *

Tavener The Lamb

Tavener Song for Athene

Taverner Gaude plurimum

Tallis Spem in alium *


* Performed by The Tallis Scholars joined by The Choir of St Martin-in-the-Fields


“…as near extra-terrestrial as you can get sitting in a concert hall…”

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer


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