The Palestrina Singers is a semi-professional ensemble that specializes in performing sacred polyphony, particularly pieces composed in the 16th century. Based at St. Thomas Aquinas, the group sings for special concerts and liturgies throughout the year. Membership in the Palestrina Singers is by invitation.
If you are interested in engaging the Palestrina Singers, please contact Michael Conrady, Director of Music.
2014-15 appearances at St. Thomas Aquinas
Friday, December 2, 2014 – Bach Cantata concert (St. Thomas Aquinas Advent Concert Series).
Wednesday, February 18, 2014 – Ash Wednesday masses at 6:00 and 8:00 p.m.
Friday, April 3, 2015 – Good Friday service
Tenebrae Responsories by Tomas Luis de Victoria
Miserere by Gregorio Allegri
Missa Aeterna Christi Munera by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Ave Regina Coelorum by William Byrd
Libera Nos by John Sheppard
Salve Regina by Arvo Pärt.