The Lamentations of Jeremiah

The Lamentations of Jeremiah

Jan Dismas Zelenka (1679-1745)

Lamentace proroka Jeremiáše


Markéta CUKROVÁ | alto
Václav ČÍŽEK | tenor
Tomáš KRÁL | baritone
Jana SEMERÁDOVÁ | artistic director, flauto traverso

2 oboes, 5 violins, 2 violas, 2 violoncellos, double bass, bassoon, chalumeau, organ


The words of the Prophet Jeremiah have been many times in history put to music. They are part of the first nocturne of the Easter Matins known as “Tenebrae” which concluded in the dark, with all the candles in the church put out.



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