Prelude

The Musica Ficta members are Sally Price (soprano), Jane Smith (alto), Helen Wirtz (tenor), Barbara Senn (bass). We met as members of the Claremont Graduate School Collegium, and have been together as an ensemble since 1984. We will be playing:
Gratissima Virginis, Philippe de Vitry (1291 – 1361), Two recorders and two psalteries
O Magnum Mysterium, Tomas Luis de Victoria (c. 1548 – 1611) SATB
Troika, Serge Prokofiev (1891 – 1953) SATB
Balulalow, Benjamin Britten (1913–1976) SATB
Joy to the World, G.F. Handel (1685 – 1759), arr. Sally Price SATB