2019 Holy Week concerts

Schola's 2019 Holy week concerts will feature Gregorio Allegri's famed 16th century "Miserere" composition that was smuggled out of the Sistine Chapel in Wolfgang Mozart's head after his visit to Rome during Holy Week of 1770 (at the age of 14!).

All concerts are free and open to all. A goodwill donation will be taken.

Palm Sunday, April 14, 3:00 PM – Albuquerque
Shrine of St. Therese of the Little Flower
3424 4th Street, NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107


Good Friday, April 19, 7:00 PM – Santa Fe
Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
417 Agua Fria Street
Santa Fe, NM, 87501


The program

Stay with Me

Gregorio Allegri (Italy, 1582 - 1652)

Miserere Miseris
(Irish monastic chant from the Dublin Troper c.1360)

Quisquis Eris
Michael McGlynn (Ireland, b. 1964)

Sicut Cervus
G. P. da Palestrina (Italy, 1525-1594)

Ave Verum
William Byrd (England, 1543-1623)

Set Me As a Seal
René Clausen (USA, b. 1953)

Wondrous Love
Sacred Harp

Ubi Caritas
Ola Gjeilo (Norway, b. 1978)

They are at Rest
Edward Elgar (England, 1857 - 1934)

Traditional Irish

Pulchra est
Ola Gjeilo (Norway, b. 1978)

Crist and St. Marie
th century vision of St. Godric)

Pie Jesu
Arr. Michael McGlynn (Ireland, b. 1964)

O Christe, Domine Jesu