Music of the Madonna

  • Jan 14 - 15, 2023
  • Pickman Hall - Longy School of Music, Cambridge / Follen Community Church, Lexington

    Cambridge, Massachusetts
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Description

Saturday, January 14th, 2023 at 8:00pm at Pickman Hall, Longy School of Music in Cambridge
Sunday, January 15th, 2023 at 7:00pm at Follen Community Church in Lexington

No doubt the life of the Virgin Mary, the Madonna, has been a focal point of sacred music in Western classical music, especially in the Baroque era. This program features two beautiful Marian Cantatas, as well as glowing works for strings and continuo by Händel, Corelli and Rosenmüller. 

Meg Bragle, mezzo soprano; Elizabeth Blumenstock, Christina Day Martinson, Jesse Irons, Emily Dahl, violins; Jenny Stirling, viola; Jennifer Morsches, Timothy Merton, cellos; Andrus Madsen, organ

Program:
G.F. Händel Concerto Grosso No. 2 in F major, HWV320
G.F. Händel Haec est Regina virginum, HWV 235
Arcangelo Corelli  Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8 (Christmas Concerto)
interval
Rosenmüller Sonata No. 9 (nona)  à 5 in D major
Giovanni Battista Ferrandini Il pianto di Maria: “Giunta l’ora fatal” HWV 234 (attr. Händel)

Date & Time

Jan 14 - 15, 2023

Venue Details

Pickman Hall - Longy School of Music, Cambridge / Follen Community Church, Lexington

Cambridge, Massachusetts Pickman Hall - Longy School of Music, Cambridge / Follen Community Church, Lexington
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