Vespers, Premiere Recording

Piffaro, the Renaissance Band

2008
$25,000

Piffaro Vespers 2008

Vespers album cover.

Piffaro, the Renaissance Band recorded composer Kile Smith's Vespers with The Crossing choir, conducted by Donald Nally. A new composition for Renaissance instruments, Vespers was inspired by the Lutheran Reformation and liturgical traditions. A composer of orchestral, choral, and chamber music, Kile Smith is also classical music radio host for WRTI and the composer in residence for the Church of the Holy Trinity in Philadelphia.