"Via Crucis" ("Stations of the Cross") was written on January 2014 commissioned by the Italian organist Alessandro Bianchi.
Will be Premiered (outside of Italy) from Andrew Canning in Uppsala Cathedral (Sweden) on March 28 and April 3 2015.
1 - Jesus is condemned to death
2 - Jesus carries his cross
3 - Jesus falls the first time
4 - Jesus meets his mother
5 - Simon of Cyrene helps Jesus carry the cross
6 - Veronica wipes the face of Jesus
7- Jesus falls the second time
8 - Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem
9 - Jesus falls the third time
10 - Jesus' clothes are taken away
11 - Crucifixion: Jesus is nailed to the cross
12 - Jesus dies on the cross
13 - Jesus is taken down from the cross
14 - Jesus is laid in the tomb.
Marco Lo Muscio is one of the most
versatile musicians of his generation: organist, pianist and composer. Marco collaborates for recordings and concerts with historical names as David Jackson (“Van Der Graaf Generator”), John and Steve Hackett (“Genesis”). He has given more than 700 concerts as part of organ and piano festivals at important venues in Europe, Russia and USA.
Marco's music has been played worldwide (Europe, Russia, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, USA) by renowned musicians such as: Christopher Herrick, Kevin Bowyer, David Briggs, John Scott, Roger Sayer, Stephen Farr, Aivars Kalejs, Massimo Nosetti, Alessandro Bianchi, Martin Setchell, Willibald Guggenmos, Fredrik Sixten, Johannes Skudlik, Carson Cooman, Colin Walsh, etc... in 2013 he started recording for the famous British label "Priory Records" for the "Great European Organs" series.