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The Allegory of Desire

The Song of Songs in Western and Oriental traditions

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Zefiro Torna ensemble, Vocalconsort Berlin ensemble vocal, Ghalia Benali chant

Zefiro Torna and Vocalconsort Berlin revisit the musical history of the Song of Songs, focusing on works by De Machaut, Monteverdi, J.C. Bach and many others. Tunisian singer-performer Ghalia Benali infuses this sensual repertoire with Arabic songs of longing and nostalgia. This success production interweaves the old and the new, the East and the West.

 

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Johann Christoph Bach (1642 – 1702)
Meine Freundin, du bist schön
(Uit Hochzeitskantate)


John Dunstable (1390 - 1453)
Quam pulchra es


Hildegard von Bingen (1098 - 1179) /

Ghalia Benali (°1968)
Tekst: Abdalla Ghoneem (Egypte, 1990)
Favus distillans / Mw’soul


Guillaume de Machaut (1300 - 1377)
Maugré mon cuer / De ma dolour confortés / Quia amore langueao


Ghalia Benali - Tekst: Abdalla Ghoneem (Egypte,1990)
Last Embrace


Heinrich Schütz (1585 - 1672)
Ego dormio


Ghalia Benali – Tekst uit Che the Archive (Egypte, 1992)
Dry Veins


Orlandus Lassus (1532 - 1594)
Veni dilecti


Alessandro Grandi (1586 - 1630)
O, quam tu pulchra es


Oum Kalthoum (ca. 1904 - 1975) -                                 Tekst: R?bi’a al-’Adawiyya (Irak, 8e eeuw)
Araftu’l Hawa


Claudio Monteverdi (1567 - 1643)
Pulchra es
(Uit Vespro della Beata Vergine, SV 206)


Dietrich Buxtehude (ca. 1637 - 1707)
Cantate No. 4 “Ad latus”
(Uit Membra Jesu nostri, BuxWV 75)


Giovanni Felice Sances (ca. 1600 - 1679)
Vulnerasti cor meum


Anoniem (Irak, 9e eeuw / Andalusië 14e eeuw)
Lama Bada


Johann Christoph Bach
Mein Freund ist mein
(Uit Hochzeitskantate)


Ghalia Benali – Tekst: R?bi’a al-’Adawiyya
Dama da’iman

Date
06.08.2017
Start time
17:00
Foreseen end time
18:15
Location
Price
24 - 20 EUR

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