Baltimore Baroque Band, Peabody’s Baroque Orchestra - Dr. John Moran and Risa Browder, co-directors
Peabody Renaissance Ensemble - Mark Cudek, director
Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble - Michael Holmes, director
Maryland Institute College of Art - James Rouvelle, project director
Composed for St. Mark‘s Basilica in Venice, Monteverdi’s 1610 Vespers is the most ambitious and spectacular composition written before Bach. In Baltimore Choral Arts’ second collaboration with MICA, Professor James Rouvelle and Lili Maya will add multi-sensory images to further illuminate this grand and expressive masterpiece.
Claudio Monteverdi - Vespro della Beata Vergine