Los Angeles Early Music: Jouyssance presents Spirit Child
Date: January 7, 2010
Location: California, USA
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Jouyssance, a Los Angeles-based chamber choir specializing in early music, will present our Twelfth Night concert of Spanish and Aztec music from the Renaissance Mexico, this Saturday and Sunday.
The concert features works by Spanish and New World composers such as Fernandes, Padilla, Guerrero, Morales, and Victoria, framed by storytelling based on the sixteenth-century friar Bernardino de Sahagun’s historic adaptation of the Nativity tale for the Aztecs. The music includes polyphony and chant in Spanish, Nahuatl, Latin, and Galician.
Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 8 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church of Santa Monica
1220 Second Street, Santa Monica
Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.
Church of the Angels
1100 Avenue 64, Pasadena
Tickets will be available at the door:
$20 general admission,
$15 students/seniors/SCEMS members
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