Early Music Concerts 2015-2016

Early Music Concerts 2015-2016: (US) BEMF Chamber Opera Series Revives Handel's Acis and Galatea (28-29 Nov 2015)

Contributed by admin on Nov 20, 2015

"Fresh from a GRAMMY Award for Best Opera Recording, the Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Opera Series returns Thanksgiving weekend with a revival of BEMF's acclaimed production of the original 1718 chamber version of Handel's Acis and Galatea.  ...

... Originally presented to packed houses in Boston in November 2009, and then during a six-city North American tour in 2011, BEMF's lush production will be led by GRAMMY Award-winning Musical Directors Paul O'Dette and Stephen Stubbs and acclaimed Stage Director Gilbert Blin, on Saturday, November 28 at 8pm and Sunday, November 29 at 3pm at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall in Boston. BEMFs own GRAMMY winning tenor Aaron Sheehan heads the stellar cast alongside Concertmaster Robert Mealy and the 10-member BEMF Chamber Ensemble. ..."

Visit the BEMF website for more information of the production as well as video excerpts.