Monteverdi Vespers 1610


Saturday 16 May 2020 7.30pm
Wimborne Minster

Monteverdi • Vespro della Beata Vergine, 1610

Sinfonietta Players
Leader • Christina Scott

Tickets £14 nave, £10 side aisles, £2 under 18
(Available online, from the Box Office or from:
Square Records, 73 High St, Wimborne BH21 1HS Tel 01202 883203)

Publication of his Vespers in 1610 almost certainly helped Monteverdi secure the post of maestro di cappella at St Mark’s in Venice. Famed for its thrilling rhythms, grand choruses and beautiful solo movements, this is surely one of the most magnificent collections of sacred music ever written.

Grateful thanks to Stephen Feltham and Chorali Fiscus (
for their generous support and sponsorship.