11, 4 p.m.) David Close leads the Sacred Music Society of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs in performing an excerpt from “Messiah,” followed by traditional Christmas carols, like Leroy Anderson's holiday earworm “Sleigh Ride. ... direction of Clara Longstreth.
Bell said her students were excited to collaborate with the philharmonic on works that are musically challenging and different from what they normally do. “We focus on sacred choral music from the Renaissance ,” she said. “Most of the selections for.
“They’ll be singing sacred music in a positive environment,” Richter said. The group is open to area children of all faiths. St. Anne’s counts several historic notables among its past congregants. The composer of “The Star Spangled Banner.
To kick off its season, the orchestra will make music with 23-year-old pianist and composer Conrad Tao; the orchestra will perform a piece by Tao, and the musician will perform a concerto by Haydn (Oct. 8, Southern Theatre). ... 7, First Congregational.
Presented by the Washougal Arts and Cultural Alliance, it includes a juried show and sale of work by more than twenty artists, several performances, raffles, activities for kids , and lots of strolling and eating. Proceeds will help buy new public art.
For the second year the Sistine Chapel Choir has recorded an album inside the chapel of its namesake, this year selecting pieces by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, who lived from 1525-1594, was an Italian Renaissance sacred music composer , and one of .
Others are Gardiner's “Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven” (Knopf); Eric Chafe's “J. S. Bach's Johannine Theology” (Oxford); and John Butt's “Bach's Dialogue with Modernity: Perspectives on the Passions” (Cambridge). ... The composer -comedian Peter.
Celebrating 10 years, the fest offers music, a gospel tent, food, arts and crafts, a Kids' Village, a firetruck ... 25-26 and Dec. 2-3, 9-10 LOUISIANA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL: 46468 River Road, Hammond. Multi-week experience with a theme park, theater.
The Northbrook Symphony Orchestra is playing a holiday concert that includes the first-ever live concert performance of “The Christmas Piano Concertos” by the famed Hollywood composer , arranger and pianist George Greeley. ... Chicago a cappella: Guest.
The concert kicks off with the piece "If Ye Love Me, Keep My Commandments" written by Thomas Tallis, a 16th century British renaissance composer . Boyd is known in the area's musical community as a choir builder. Schools and universities call him in.
Smaller can be better when per forming music of the Renaissance and Baroque, and that's how the Green Mountain Monteverdi Ensemble of Vermont, a Montpelier-based professional vocal ensemble, came about. “It's kind of like a sports ... The Far & Away.
At the beginning of each music class ... back into the Renaissance period. But those were all different sizes. And in fact, the size that the children play, the soprano recorder, was not the primary instrument. The primary recorder for composers.
Viola da gamba trio STRING will perform with Ars Nova Singers in “Voices and Viols.” A choral piece for “only” 19 parts is almost too easy for the experienced voices of Boulder's Ars Nova Singers. Last year they sang two pieces in 40 parts, which.
Perhaps you were roped into singing in a choir as a kid , or suffered through crass pop- music covers or flat renditions of hymns by out-of-tune singers on bleachers. Like many, you may not ... The British have such a long, rich tradition in choral music.
All of the children were on the playground ... as he played the traditional “Wedding March,” by composer Felix Mendelssohn (in 1842). Regardless of how deeply Kensinger immerses himself into music, he never neglects the human connections, especially.