Sine Nomine | THE LONELY CITY–Lamentations from Renaissance Spain (online course + virtual concert)

Sine Nomine: Renaissance Choir – with Director Anne Lyman offers:

THE LONELY CITY–Lamentations from Renaissance Spain

DATES (5 week course): January 17 to February 18, 2021
CONCERT PREMIERE: (YouTube): Sunday, March 14, at 3:00pm PST

This virtual singing opportunity is open to EVERYONE who has a love of Renaissance music/polyphony and would like to learn more about the music, history, and culture that makes this music so uniquely beautiful… and you can complete the project all in the comfort of your own home!

PROGRAM (to be selected from the following):

Portions of Lamentations settings by Guerrero, Victoria, Morales and Cardoso.
Encina, Trista Espana sin Ventura
Duarte Lobo, Pater Peccavi
Guerrero, Hei mihi, Domine
Vasquez, Lagrimas de mi Consuelo
Esquivel, In Paradisum
Victoria, O Vos Omnes
Zielenski, Vox in Rama
Morales, Pastores Dicite


– Music scores, “scrolling score” videos, midi files
– Pre-recorded audio and video lessons – available starting Sunday, January 17, 2021
– Weekly live Zoom meetings on Thursday evenings, 7 – 8:30pm PST starting January 21
– Optional opportunity to contribute individual audio, and possibly video, recordings of some pieces

PERFORMANCE (Virtual): A YouTube concert premiere will be presented by Anne Lyman on Sunday, MARCH 14, 2021 at 3:00pm PST.

COST: $80 per participant, with some scholarship funds available (see registration form for payment details)

Registration Form:

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Saturday, January 16 at midnight (PST)

PAYMENT DEADLINE: Wednesday, January 20 at midnight (PST)

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Managing Director, Pam Silimperi at:

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