Diálogos Improváveis at Panteão

Gulbenkian Choir

Event Slider

In the spaces and generous acoustics of the Panteão Nacional [National Pantheon], the theme of Diálogos Improváveis will, as has been the habit, present contrasting musical styles and languages: the 17th century, represented by one of Portuguese composer Diogo Dias Melgás’s expressive Lamentações, and 19th-century romanticism, in the form of Mendelssohn and Rheinberger (the imposing Cantus Missae). In addition to Metamorphoses by Britten for oboe, performed by Pedro Ribeiro, the Gulbenkian Choir will also sing one of Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu’s compositions and The Deer’s Cry, one of Estonian Arvo Pärt’s most intimate works.


Programme

Gulbenkian Choir
Jorge Matta Conductor
Pedro Ribeiro Oboe

Diogo Dias Melgás
Lamentation for Holy Thursday

Michael Praetorius
Es ist ein Ros‘ entsprungen

Alban Berg
Es ist ein Reis entsprungen

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy
Sechs Stücke

Benjamin Britten
Metamorphoses after Ovid
(Nº. 1 e Nº. 3, oboe solo)

Josef Rheinberger
Mass

Benjamin Britten
Metamorphoses after Ovid
(Nº. 5, oboe solo)

Toru Takemitsu
Sakura

Arvo Pärt
The Deer’s Cry


The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation reserves the right to collect and keep records of images, sounds and voice for the diffusion and preservation of the memory of its cultural and artistic activity. For further information, please contact us at [email protected] .


Mecenas Principal Gulbenkian Música

Cookies settings

Cookies Selection

The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation uses cookies to improve your browsing experience, security, and its website performance. The Foundation may also use cookies to share information on social media and to display messages and advertisements personalised to your interests, both on our website and in others.