Of Fairest Isles: A Celtic Journey
Date: February 24, 2012
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Angelica, a women’s chamber choir directed by Marie Caruso, will present “Of Fairest Isles: A Celtic Journey”. The program will feature settings of medieval Celtic texts by composer Michael McGlynn; arrangements of traditional Irish, Scottish, and Welsh melodies; and English compositions by Holst, Vaughn Williams, and Elgar that were inspired by the Celtic revival. Guest artist: Rex Benincasa, percussion.
Saturday, May 19, 7:30 PM, Irvington Presbyterian Church, 25 N Broadway, Irvington, NY
Sunday, May 20, 3:00 PM, Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, 869 Lexington Ave. at 66th St., NYC
Suggested donation: $20; $10 students & seniors