In Domino Gaudebo: Petits Motets of the French Baroque

Oct 25 2013 - 8:00pm
Oct 25 2013 - 9:30pm


St. Paul Church in Harvard Square
29 Mt Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA, 02138
United States
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Performers and/or Faculty: 
  • Elise Groves, soprano
  • Julia Cavallaro, mezzo-soprano
  • Ari Nieh, baritone
  • Karen Burciaga & Emily Dahl, violins
  • James Williamson, viola da gamba
  • Matthew Wright, lute
  • Alastair Thompson & Sarah Hager, organ and harpsichord

The exquisite petits motets of late 17th-century Versailles fuse French lyricism with hints of Italianate drama. This concert features a potpourri of motets and instrumental music from the Chapelle Royale and Église Saint Louis in Paris. You'll be charmed by lush, elegant compositions for small ensemble by Charpentier, Lully, Dumont, Campra, and Bernier.
$10 general, $5 students
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Ari Nieh
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