Gregorian from Venice and Music of thrones

wed 25 jan 2017
Theme: Early Music

In Concertzender Live on Thursday 26th January at 20.00 recordings of Ensemble Gilles Binchois during the Early Music Festival 2016 and Les Esprits Animaux in Delft.

Two recordings from 2016 of Early Music concerts:

A) Ensemble Gilles Binchois – Gregorian from the San Marco
Ensemble Gilles Binchois conducted by Dominique Vellard sing from a manuscript with Gregorian chants which it was discovered 25 years ago belonged to the San Marco in Venice. The manuscript contains not only the usual chants but also a number of unique variations, relating to religious celebrations in the basilica.

Early Music Festival Utrecht 2016
recording: 3rd September 2016, Pieterskerk Utrecht

B) Music of Thrones – Les Esprits Animaux
This concert shows once again the power music had on Royalty and nobles in the Baroque period; music written by kings, performed by kings and music which formed a part of their daily life.

Music is by Schmelzer, Lully, Couperin, JS Bach, Boccherini, Dussek, Grétry and Frederic the Great.

recording: 25th August 2016, Oud Katholieke Kerk Delft

Les Esprits Animaux


  • Thursday 26th January 2017, 20.00 – 22.00
  • Friday 3rd February 2017, 15.00 – 17.00

Here is the playlist in the guide.