17th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SACRED MUSIC AND ART
Rome and Vaticaná

with the Vienna Philharmonic as orchestra in residence
31st October 2018 and from 10th until 14th November 2018



Wednesday, 31st October 2018 at 9 pm
Papal Basilica St. Paul Outside the Walls
Inaugural Concert


Kim AndrŔ Arnesen, So That The World May Believe and Holy Spirit Mass
Together in Hope Choir (U.S.A)
Trondheim Soloists (Norway)
Mark Stover and Teri Larson, Conductors

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Saturday, 10th November 2018
Papal Basilica St. Peter in the Vatican


At 4 pm
Spiritual Elevation
Charles Gounod, Messe solennelle de Sainte-CÚcile
Illuminart Philharmonic Orchestra and Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor
Misaki Takahashi, Soprano
Takako Nogami, Mezzosoprano
Naoki Nizuka, Tenor
Takashi Mashu, Baritone

At 5 pm
Holy Mass celebrated by His Eminence Cardinal Angelo Comastri

St. Petersburg State Capella Choir (Russian Federation)
Vladislav Chernushenko, Conductor
Orasho
Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor

Sunday, 11th November 2018 at 9 pm
Papal Basilica St. Paul Outside the Walls

Giuseppe Verdi, Messa da Requiem

Illuminart Philharmonic Orchestra and Illuminart Chorus (Japan)
Tomomi Nishimoto, Conductor
Misaki Takahashi, Soprano
Takako Nogami, Mezzosoprano
Naoki Nizuka, Tenor
Takashi Mashu, Baritone

Monday, 12th November 2018 at 9 pm
Papal Basilica St. Mary Major

Spiritual Choral Music from Russia

St. Petersburg State Capella Choir (Russian Federation)
Vladislav Chernushenko, Conductor
Tuesday, 13th November 2018 at 9 pm
Papal Basilica St. Paul Outside the Walls

Gustav Mahler, Symphony No. 4 in G major

Chamber Music Concert of Members of the Vienna Philharmonics (Austria)
Mojca Erdmann, Soprano

Wednesday, 14th November 2018 at 9 pm
Basilica St. John in Lateran

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Requiem in D minor K 626

Wiener Singverein (Austria)
Philharmonie der Nationen
Justus Frantz, Conductor
Soojin Moon Sebastian, Soprano
Qiulin Zhang, Contralto
Paulo Ferreira, Tenor
GermÓn Olvera, Baritone