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First Church, Swampscott

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40 Monument Ave.
Swampscott, 01907

May 2019

Wit and Wisdom

Sun, May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EDT
First Church, Swampscott, 40 Monument Ave.
Swampscott, 01907
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$20 – $25

Wit & Wisdom is the theme of Cantemus’s spring concert. Joseph Haydn is the wisdom (Missa Brevis in B-flat, & 3 part-songs). Satirical gems by P.D.Q. Bach, humorous Latin/English texts set by Carl Zytowski & clever Ogden Nash poems set by Eric Whitacre supply the wit. Paul Ayers’s Hallelujah Chorus pokes fun at Handel’s original. The chorus will be accompanied by a chamber string ensemble and organ. Tickets at the door or at selected outlets. Adults $25; seniors $20; students…

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