500th Anniversary of the Reformation
The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation
The Rose Ensemble, with Piffaro, The Renaissance Band
with guest appearsance by the Bach Festival Chorus
Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 7 pm
Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo
In collaboration with The Michigan Festival of Sacred Music
Piffaro, The Renaissance Band and The Rose Ensemble will guide listeners through a musical exploration of the first formative century of the Reformation, from intimate hymns penned by Luther himself to the great master Michael Praetorius' grand elaborations for multiple choirs of instruments and voices.