Return to Spiritaoût 24, 2020
Return to Spirit: Love and Humanity
Performed by Barquentine Choral Artists Hong Kong
Recording: May 19 2014 – Diocesan Boys School | Hong Kong
Director: Julien Condemine Broadcasted in December 2018 on MEZZO.TV
This concert features Daniel-Lesur’s Le Cantique des Cantiques for twelve-part unaccompanied choir, in juxtaposition to its Renaissance origins, unaccompanied choral music by Guillaume Dufay, Orlando de Lassus, Claude le Jeune, and other French Renaissance composers, as well as selections of love poems from Song of Songs and French chansons.
Le Cantique des Cantiques will present its Hong Kong and Asia première at this Le French May Associated Project 2014.