Utrecht 2001: The Sixteen & Fretwork

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Program: #02-13   Air Date: Apr 01, 2002

We present The Sixteen and Fretwork directed by Harry Christophers from the Holland Festival of Early Music at Utrecht 2001 performing Buxtehude's meditation of Christ, Membra Jesu nostri.

Preservation of this program is made possible by a generous grant in honor of Andrew Kuhar and Hilary Bovay.

NOTE: All of the music on this program is from the Holland Festival of Early Music at Utrecht 2001.

This concert features the early music ensemble The Sixteen and Fretwork directed by Harry Christophers, and is a complete performance of Dietrich Buxtehude's series of cantatas that reflect on the parts of the body of the suffering Christ (from feet up to face), called Membra Jesu nostri:

1. Ad Pedes
2. Ad Genua
3. Ad Manus
4. Ad Latus
5. Ad Pectus
6. Ad Cor
7. Ad Faciem

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