The Cecilia Chorus of New York Summer Sing - Bach and Handel
Event Date: June 16, 2014
Posted: April 17, 2014
Location: New York, USA
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 7:30 pm, Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th Street, New York, NY 10128
Want to experience the joy of singing some of the great choral masterworks by Bach and Handel? Here’s your chance! The Cecilia Chorus of New York Music Director Mark Shapiro leads participants through an exhilarating sequence of choruses drawn from familiar and lesser-known cantatas and anthems by two of the most beloved composers of the Baroque era. Bach works will include excerpts from Christ lag in Todesbanden and the Magnificat; Handel works will include excerpts from the Foundling Hospital Anthem and the "Utrecht" Jubilate. The evening concludes with "Hallelujah" from Handel’s Messiah.
Admission is $15 and includes copies of the required scores.
For more information, please visit www.ceciliachorusny.org.