Helios Illuminating early vocal music for contemporary audiences through powerful performance and celebrates the beautifully and creatively crafted music of our artistic ancestors.
Our desert home is full of wondrous things and brims with life unique to our part of the world. Helios is also unique with its approach to early music by bringing to light lesser-known masterpieces, along with pieces well-known to lovers of this time period. This program also includes the third and final section of the Lagrime di San Pietro.
Giovanni da Palestrina – Surge, propera amica mea
Thomas Weelkes – Alleluia, I heard a voice
Heinrich Schütz – Tröstet, tröstet mein Volk