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Washington's Leading Early Music Voices

David Taylor
Founder and Music Director

"Vast expressive capacity and deeply ingrained sense of style"



Renaissance polyphony "crystalline in structure and balance" . . . . sound

with "a virtuosic sheen" . . . . singing

with "delightful rhythmic alacrity"


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Looking for a classical music concert?

Here are three of Washington DC's finest Renaissance music

performances in 2022-2023

Palestrina, Peter & Paul, Papae Marcelli
Sunday June 30 at 3:00
Supreme Renaissance Polyphony
Palestrina's famous Missa Papae Marcelli
Byrd's glorious Gradualia Propers for Sts. Peter and Paul
 Palestrina's beautiful Sancte Paule Apostole
One of Chantry's three final performances--and the last featuring
Palestrina--before Dr. Taylor retires in 2025
St. Bernadette Church
70 University Boulevard East, Silver Spring, MD
just off the Beltway, free parking
Tickets here on or at the door

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