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The London-based a cappella choir Stile Antico brings a program of Christmas music to Cambridge, Mass.
December 5, 2012 Hear the acclaimed British choral group in concert at the acoustically rich St. Paul's Church in Cambridge, Mass. The program features Christmas music from 16th century England composers Thomas Tallis and William Byrd, as well as an encore from the finest composer of the Spanish Renaissance.
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The book behind the unlikely re-emergence of Thomas Tallis' resplendent 40-voice motet Spem in alium.
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July 11, 2012 The "soundtrack" to publishing's monster hit stirred up sales for a 500-year-old British composer.
December 12, 2007 To paraphrase an old marketing slogan, "this is not your father's Oldsmobile," these are not your father's classical artists. A new generation of instrumentalists, singers, and conductors has been taking the concert stage by storm, represented in part by these ten standout recordings of 2007.
June 22, 2007 "Music for Compline," a recording by the vocal ensemble Stile Antico, features music written in 16th-century England for a religious service called Compline. Reviewer Tom Manoff calls Stile Antico one of the finest choral ensembles of our day.
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September 11, 2005 British composer Thomas Tallis was born 500 years ago. One of his most celebrated pieces of choral music was "Spem in Alium," a motet he wrote to be sung by eight five-voice choirs, each singing a different part.
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