Past Concerts

The First Cycle of Musical Revelations – 2022/2023


Apocryphonia’s First Cycle of Musical Revelations: a concert season of five shows, including eight Canadian Concert Premieres. They are listed below for your curiosity.

The poster of Apocryphonia's first concert, 'In A Persian Garden: A Summer Afternoon of Song'

In A Persian Garden: A Summer Afternoon of Song

Concert Program

Snowdrops (1901) – Liza Lehmann (1862 -1918)
Oh, the Summer (1911) – Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912)
Eleanore (1899) – Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Impromptu in B Minor (1911) (Canadian Premiere) – Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Come, O Gentle Powers, from The Poisoned Kiss – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
In A Persian Garden – Liza Lehmann

Poster of Apocyphonia's second concert, Tracing the Tunes: Ralph Vaughan Williams and the English Folk Song

Sponsored by the Canada Council for the Arts
& the Ralph Vaughan Williams Charitable Trust

Concert Program – All works by Ralph Vaughan Williams

Folk Songs of England (Selections) (1908 & 1912)
Six Studies in English Folk Song (1926)
The Lake in the Mountains, from 49th Parallel (1947)
Ten Blake Songs, from The Vision of William Blake (1957)  

Concert Program

Gabriel Angelus – Peter Philips (1561-1628)
Elisabeth Zachariae (North American Premiere) – Vicente Lusitano (1520-1561)
Gabriel Angelus Apparuit (North American Premiere) – Hermann Matthias Werrecore (1500-1574)
Magnificat Quinti Toni (versos impares) (North American Premiere) – Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)
Lucia Virgo (North American Premiere) – Vicente Lusitano (1520-1561)
Oy, Joseph! – Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
Tleycantimo Choquiliya – Gaspar Fernandes (1566–1629)
Natività di Christo – Biagio Marini (1594-1663)
Mirabile Mysterium – Jacob Handl (1550-1591)
Reges Tharsis – William Byrd (1543-1623)
Los Reyes – Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
Riu Riu Chiu – Mateo Flecha (1481–1553)

Concert Program

Vigilate! – William Byrd (1540–1623)
O Praise the Lord a5 (Canadian Premiere)- Thomas Tomkins (1572–1656)
Heu Me Domine – Vicente Lusitano (1520–1561)
Die mit Tränen säen – Johann Hermann Schein (1586–1630)
Heroes Pugnate – Jacob Handl (1550–1591)
Mentre picciolo ferro (Canadian Premiere) – Scipione Lacorcia (1590–1620)
Ahi, tu Piangi – Scipione Lacorcia
Mirabile Mysterium – Jacob Handl
Wenn Filli ihre Liebesstrahl – Johann Hermann Schein
Elisabeth Zaccariae – Vicente Lusitano
Too much I once lamented – Thomas Tomkins
Reges Tharsis – William Byrd

Concert Program

Ave Maria (1921) – Nicanor Abelardo (1893—1934)
Kundiman ng Luha (1924)- Nicanor Abelardo
Sa Iyong Kandungan (1929) – Nicanor Abelardo
10 Moments lyriques, Op.27 (1898) [Excerpts] – Felix Blumenfeld (1863—1931)
6 Songs (North American Premiere) – John Mais Capel (1862—1931)
Im Blumengarten – Hanns Eisler (1898—1962)
Die Massnahme (1930) [Excerpts] – Hanns Eisler
Seventy Scottish Songs (1905)[Excerpts] – Helen Hopekirk (1856—1945)
Augenblicke der Weihe (1892) – Louis Lewandowski (1821—1894)
Les petits-poèmes (1915-17) [Excerpts] – Kōsaku Yamada (1886—1965)