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Musica Sacra


Mary Beekman, Artistic Director

Chamber Chorus

A broad range of music from baroque to contemporary

Four concerts per year, typically in October, December (Christmas), March, and May.

Wednesday evenings, 7 – 10pm, Harvard Epworth Church, 1555 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge. (Harvard Square, Red Line)

Auditions: Yes

Additional Information
Our concerts are at First Church Congregational, 11 Garden Street, Cambridge. We perform a capella and with instrumental groups ranging from small ensembles to full orchestras. Performing a wide repertoire of music gives our singers thorough knowledge of and appreciation for music as an ongoing conversation between composers, musicians, and their audiences.

Musica Sacra

Upcoming Events

March 2018

DOUBLE-TAKES: One Text, Two Perspectives

Sat, March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St
Cambridge, 02138
$10 - $50

Join Musica Sacra as we contrast composers’ settings of selected texts to explore their differing approaches to interpreting the language and evoking its meaning in sound. You'll hear revealing comparisons of Dixit Dominus by Handel and Monteverdi, both set for chorus, soloists, and strings, as well as works by composers old and new: Drop Down Ye Heavens by Judith Weir and Josef Rheinberger; Ubi Caritas by Maurice DuruflĂ© and Ola Gjeilo; and Like as the Hart by Palestrina and Herbert…

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