Join us in Washington DC on October 31 for a 2:00 pm concert of “The Golden Age of Polyphony” in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress, featuring music by Josquin Desprez, Johannes Ockeghem, Palestrina, Orlande de Lassus, and others. There will be a pre-concert panel in the Whittall Pavilion at 12:30 with Robin Rausch, Caitlin Miller and Marjorie Shote, “Coolidge Uncut: A Conversation with the Curators of the Coolidge Exhibit and Filmmaker Marjorie Short.”
The Concerts is free but require tickets available through Eventbrite. There is a limit of 2 tickets per patron. (As of September 29 tickets are currently sold out, but a limited number of tickets will be available, at no cost, 2 hours before the performance. Patrons are strongly encouraged to try for a ticket at the door. Due to no-shows and returned tickets, some seats are ALWAYS available for sold out performances at curtain. Tickets are offered on a space-available basis. Seats are not guaranteed, so we recommend that you arrive early.)
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Pomerium’s April 9 concert at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall was a triumphant end to the group’s 42nd season.
The program for the evening’s concert was the entirety of “Music for the Tudor Queens,” Pomerium’s latest CD, released in February 2015. The CD can be purchased here. You can also download the tracks at our “Music & Store” page.
READ THE AMAZING WASHINGTON POST REVIEW OF POMERIUM’S MAY 5, 2013, CONCERT AT THE PHILLIPS COLLECTION Pomerium celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2012-2013 with the release of “A Voice in the Wilderness-Mannerist Motets of the Renaissance.” Background music: Gesualdo – Ecce vidimus eum Order your copy here: Or download MP3 files here, or at Amazon.com, iTunes, and dozens of other sites. We are now offering a “Special” (3 copies for $40) or 5 copies for $60 . Pomerium’s first concert of the 2012-2013 season was September 14 at the University of Notre Dame. It included slides of art works projected on a large screen above the singers. Here are some comments from people who were there: “Alex, thank you for the evening of beautiful music. We also appreciated both the well-chosen slides and your comments, which added a deeper dimension to our listening experience. Bravo to you and to your Pomerium; the concert was a delight in every way.” — Jane D. “I thought the concert last night was superb. I could have listened to three more hours. I was in the front row of the balcony and the acoustics were, to my ear, just perfect. Hearty congrats, and many thanks” –John E.