Vexilla Regis prodeunt

Broadcasted on: 
04/04/2020

A chapter dedicated to the Tomás Luis de Victoria's hymn 'Vexila Regis Prodeunt', inserted in the office of Holy Week. To achieve this, the hymn is explained by Manuel Soler Tenorio, specialist in this music, investigating the composer's style, his relationship with the counter-reform and humanism, the use of rhetorical figures in this hymn and the connection between this musc and other authors that took also this music in their compositions. After that, the program is focused especially on the debate about musical rhetoric and the musical expression of affects between Renaissance and Baroque.