Roots, Shoots, and Celestial Flowers

Musica Secreta and Celestial Sirens The rise of the great convent choirs of Italy is told in music from the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries celebrating the Virgin Mary. Anonymous laude – the More….

Lucrezia Borgia’s Daughter

Music by Isaac, Josquin, Willaert, de Rore, Francesco della Viola, with anonymous 15th-century laude – and introducing the anonymous motets of the Musica…materna lingua vocata (1543), which we thing were composed by More….

Sacred Hearts, Secret Music

Musica Secreta and Celestial Sirens with SARAH DUNANT, NIAHM CUSACK and DEBORAH FINDLAY Directed by Nick Renton A vibrant and compelling mix of visual drama, spoken word and live music, Sacred More….

Passion and the Princess

Meet the woman behind the famous ‘Singing Ladies of Ferrara’. Named after her grandmother Lucrezia Borgia, Princess Lucrezia d’Este, the Duchess of Urbino, was participant, patron and witness to the More….

Secret Carnivals

Musica Secreta and Celestial Sirens Music by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Cristobal Morales, Tomas Luis de Victoria, Paulo Isnardi, Marcantonio Ingegneri and Suor Leonora d’Este Join Musica Secreta and Celestial More….