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Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity

Sat, December 9, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

$15 – $20

The Oriana Consort presents Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity. The program begins with a telling of the Nativity story through 16th and 17th century motets by Victoria, Hassler, G. Gabrieli, Palestrina, Sweelinck, and Lassus; and concludes with Kenneth Leighton’s A Hymn to the Nativity, for a cappella choir and soprano solo, sung by Lisa Wooldridge; Samuel Barber’s Twelfth Night; and J. S. Bach’s Cantata BWV 40 Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes (For this the Son of God appeared), accompanied by a period instrumental ensemble and featuring soloists Anand Dharan, Katheryn Currie, and William Budding.

Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity

Details

Date:
Sat, December 9, 2017
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$15 – $20
Event Category:

Venue

First Lutheran Church, Boston
299 Berkeley St
Boston, 02116

Organizer

Oriana Consort
Email:
info@orianaconsort.org
Website:
www.orianaconsort.org