Friday, 13 November 2015
St Peter's church, Belsize Park, NW3 4HJ
14 November, 7:30pm
Music by Eustache du Caurroy, Victoria, Monteverdi and Lobo, along with motets by English composers Taverner, Tallis and Byrd.
Known subsequently as "Henri le Bon" and "le roi de la paix" because of his policy of religious toleration and his importance as the founder of the Bourbon dynasty, Henri IV was assassinated by an extremist on the streets of Paris in 1610. For him and all victims of violence, requiescant in pace.