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Early Music Concerts 2010-2011: (US) Clarion Warms the Holidays with the Return of its "Bach for Christmas" Concert (2010 Dec. 15)

Contributed by Admin on Nov 11, 2010 - 11:35 PM

In a season bursting with Messiahs, the Clarion Music Society celebrates the holidays with a repeat performance of its popular Bach for Christmas concert, which sold out in December 2008. 

On Wednesday, December 15th, young Early Music maestro Steven Fox once again conducts the Clarion Choir together with the period-instrument Clarion Orchestra and an outstanding group of soloists in Bach’s celebratory Cantata No. 133 ‘Ich freue mich in dir’, and the 2nd and 5th Cantatas from the Christmas Oratorio, ‘Und es waren Hirten’ and ‘Ehre sei dir, Gott, gesungen.’  The concert, which takes place at Park Avenue Christian Church (1010 Park at 85th Street), features soloists Sherezade Panthaki, soprano; Melissa Attebury and Virginia Warnken, altos; Oliver Mercer, tenor (Evangelist); Daniel Mutlu, tenor; John Boehr, baritone, and Douglas Williams, bass.

Clarion Music Society Presents
Bach for Christmas
 
DATE:
Wednesday, December 15th, 2010, at 8:00pm
LOCATION:
Park Avenue Christian Church, 1010 Park Avenue at 85th Street

PROGRAM:

Bach
Cantata No. 133 ‘Ich freue mich in dir’
Christmas Oratorio – Cantata No. 2 ‘Und es waren Hirten’
Cantata No. 5 ‘Ehre sei dir, Gott, gesungen’

PERFORMERS:

Sherezade Panthaki, soprano
Oliver Mercer, tenor (Evangelist)
Melissa Attebury, alto
Daniel Mutlu, tenor
Virginia Warnken, alto
John Boehr, baritone
Douglas Williams, bass
The Clarion Choir
The Clarion Orchestra
Steven Fox, conductor

Visit the Clarion Music Society [2]  website for more information and ticket prices.

 

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