Missa Fors seullement in Boston and Wellesley

Non-Subscription Concerts in the Boston Area

A non-subscription concert offering

Concert in Wellesley
Missa Fors seullement & other music based on songs (Ockeghem@600, Concert 7)

Friday, March 2, 2018 • 7:30 PM 

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
79 Denton Street
Wellesley, MA 02482

N.B. Blue Heron will also present this program on Saturday, March 3 at 8 PM on its 2017-18 Subscription Series in Cambridge.

Our Ockeghem@600 series continues with a program of sacred music based on secular song, featuring Ockeghem’s song Fors seullement and his own Mass based on it, as well as Binchois’s Je ne vis onques la pareille and pieces that quote it by La Rue, Agricola, and Ghiselin. Program Book

Johannes Ockeghem: Fors seullement l’attente, Fors seullement contre ce, Missa Fors seullement
?Pierre de la Rue: Maria mater gratie / Fors seullement
Matthaeus Pipelare: Fors seullement
Gilles Binchois: Je ne vis onques la pareille
Alexander Agricola: Credo Je ne vis onques II
Johannes Ghiselin: Salve regina

Blue Heron
Megan Chartrand, Martin Near, Owen McIntosh, Jason McStoots, Sumner Thompson, Paul Guttry, David McFerrin, Steven Hrycelak, voices

Doors and box office open at 7:00 PM

Buy in advance and save: $65 Preferred / $32 General / $27 Senior (General) / $10 Student (General)
At the door: $68 / $35 / $30 / $10
(Under 18 admitted free)

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Wellesley Cultural Council, a local cultural council funded by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Image: Detail from illustration in Le Roman de la Rose, Bruges, c.1490 (British Library, Harley MS 4425, f. 12v).