ORA Singers: Settings of Miserere – Songs of Hope

June 3, 2020, 10:00 pm

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Caravaggio: I Musici detail

The ORA Singers presents a program of Settings of the Miserere from Allegri to Byrd to Tallis. Recorded live in concert June 7, 2019 in St. Peter’s Cathedral in Regensburg, as part of the Regensburg Early Music Festival.

Thanks to Classical WFMT’s association with the European Broadcasting Union, we’re able to offer tonight’s program as a stream for 30 days following the broadcast. A blue “Listen” button will appear below when the stream is available.


Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652)
Miserere mei, Deus

William Byrd (1543-1623)
Cantiones Sacrae (1589): “Vigilate;” “Miserere mihi, Domine;” “Civitas sancti tui”

Ecce quomodo moritur

Thomas Tallis (ca. 1505-1585)
Miserere nostri, Domine

William Byrd
Cantiones Sacrae (1589): “Laudibus in sanctis;” “Miserere mei Deus”
Gradualia I (1605): “Plorans ploravit”

ORA Singers; Suzi Digby, conductor