Crescendo Choral Concert

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Name: Crescendo Choral Concert
Date: November 10, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Event Description:
On November 10, Crescendo presents its fall choral program with music of rejoicing and remembrance. Featured British composers are the beloved 17th century composer Henry Purcell and 20th century Britain’s eminent composer Sir John Tavener. The music of the international prize-winning Connecticut-born composer Scott Perkins commemorates New England life, and includes music composed to poetry of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Emily Dickinson, Lydia Huntley Sigourney, and Nathaniel Hawthorne. Crescendo’s Chorus and Vocal Ensemble will be joined by soloists including the internationally-acclaimed countertenor Nicholas Tamagna, period brass including Baroque natural trumpets, strings, basso continuo and organ. The program includes two Requiems and two Jubilates of different eras and Tavener’s “A Song for Athene,” performed at the funeral of Diana, the Princess of Wales. Nov. 10, 6pm at Saint James Place in Great Barrington. Tickets are $35 general; $60 premium, $10 students. There will also be a concert on November 11 in Lakeville, CT. See website for more information. www.worldclassmusic.org
Location:
Saint James Place, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Date/Time Information:
6 pm, Saturday November 10
Fees/Admission:
$35 general; $60 premium, $10 students
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