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As you can see from the pictures below, Basilica San Marco is indeed a grand structure, both inside and out. Imagine being a composer asked to write music specifically intended to be performed in such an awesome space--a daunting but inspiring task to compose music equally grand!

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Floor plan of San Marco. The basilica is in the shape of a cross and covered with domes after the Byzantine tradition. It is easy to see how antiphonal music could be performed in a church in this shape.

 

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For information on the history of the musical tradition at San Marco, please follow this link: www.basilicasanmarco.it...

 

For information about the choirs and instruments used at San Marco, follow this link:

www.basilicasanmarco.it

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