SANCTA CAECILIA III.
The musical thanksgiving to St. Cecilia, patroness of music and musicians, will be continued
The renewal of the tradition of thanksgiving to St. Cecilia, patroness of music and musicians, by the ensemble of early music Musica Aeterna under the artistic leadership of Peter Zajíček, will continue this year under the title SANCTA CAECILIA III.
The aim of the project is to tie in with the extraordinary musical event of the year, the regular grandiose celebrations of the feast of St. Cecilia. In Bratislava they took place always on 22nd November in the coronation church – St. Martin’s Cathedral, they were held also in other cities.
This year will be perfomed the cecilian mass by Jan Dismas Zelenka Missa Sanctae Caeciliae ZWV 1, for 4 soloists, choir and orchestra.
22nd November 2018 at 5 pm
Concert Hall Klarisky
Artistic leader Peter Zajíček
Choir leader Zuzana Buchová Holičková
Helga Varga Bach soprano
Jarmila Balážová alto
Matúš Šimko tenor
Dávid Harant bass
Voluntary entrance fee!
Organizer: civic association MUSICA AETERNA
Main partner: Slovak Arts Council
The Festival was supported by: Slovak Arts Council