Monteverdi Vespers of 1610

Chester Cathedral, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2YD

Tel: 01244 470 890

Add Monteverdi Vespers of 1610 to your Itinerary

Product Image

About Us

The season climaxes with one of the most memorable concert experiences: Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610, performed in the inspiring architecture of Chester Cathedral, a worthy stand-in for St Mark's Venice. This sequence of vocal and choral masterpieces, composed just at the time when opera was taking off, is unique in its colour and vivid, virtuosic vocal writing. CBS performs alongside the talented young singers who make up the Fieri Consort, whose debut CD in 2017 focused on the music of Monteverdi and who the BBC Music Magazine described as 'giving some of the best in the business a run for their scudi'. Accompanied by regular partners the Eighteenth Century Orchestra and, for the first time, The English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble, this should be a high point of Chester music making in 2019.

Opening Times

Sorry, this event has passed

Directions

TripAdvisor

Contact Us

Tel: 01244 470 890

Tel: 01244 470 890

What's Nearby

  1. Chester Cathedral is many things to many people: a vibrant community of worship, an…

    0.01 miles away
  2. Chester Cathedral is many things to many people: a vibrant community of worship, an…

    0.01 miles away
  3. This guided tour will take you take you behind the scenes at Chester Cathedral -…

    0.02 miles away
  1. Storyhouse is Chester’s multi award-winning £37m theatre, library, restaurant and cinema.…

    0.04 miles away
  2. Chester Cathedral Falconry and Nature Gardens are located within the walls of Chester. A…

    0.04 miles away
  3. Storyhouse is Chester’s multi award-winning £37m theatre, library, restaurant and cinema.…

    0.04 miles away
  4. The town hall is much regarded as the symbolic expression of civic government, having…

    0.05 miles away
  5. This winter, locals and visitors alike can take a walking tour of Chester city centre…

    0.05 miles away
  6. Follow in the footsteps of Roman soldiers, medieval archers and elegant Georgian…

    0.05 miles away
  7. Established in 1997 with some of the only full time Romans in Britain, Roman Tours offer…

    0.07 miles away
  8. The goal is to provide you with the ultimate, off the beaten track, food and cultural…

    0.07 miles away
  9. Chester Ghost Tours take you on even the darkest and coldest nights along cobbled…

    0.07 miles away
  10. Looking for a different way to see and learn about Chester? Then why not take a 5K or 10K…

    0.07 miles away
  11. The perfect way to start any visit to Chester, your guide will lead you on a captivating…

    0.1 miles away
  12. The Secret Chester Castle Tour takes you to some of the hidden glories of the city and…

    0.1 miles away
  13. A unique regular midday proclamation in Chester's historic centre, where Bridge Street…

    0.1 miles away
Previous Next

Related

Stunning exterior of Chester CathedralChester Cathedral, Chester Centre

Visit Chester and Cheshire

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss

Don't Miss