During the conquest of the ‘Americas’, Spanish and Portuguese priests exported their tradition of polyphonic music to the new world through Jesuit monasteries and cathedrals. For the Argentinianconductor Leonardo Garcia Alarcón, the music of this period is the ideal field for research. For this Latin-American Christmas concert, he selects a combination of sacred and profane music for you.
Sacred and secular music in the New World during the first years of the Baroque period.
Works of Romero, Araujo, Flecha, Victoria, de Salazar.
Mariana Flores soprano
Leandro Marziotte counter-tenor
Emiliano Gonzalez-Toro tenor
Matteo Bellotto bass
Chœur de chambre de Namur
Leonardo García Alarcón conductor