MISTRESS

Mar 17 2012 - 1:20pm
Mar 25 2012 - 1:20pm

Location(s)

Parish of the Messiah
1900 Commonwealth Ave
Newton, MA, 02460
United States
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Performers and/or Faculty: 

Cappella Clausura:  Adriana Repetto, solo and ensemble: Sopranos:  Kimberly Sizer, Teri Kowiak, Gail Abbey, Aliana de la Guardia, mezzos: Susan Paxton, Liz Mitchell, tenors:  Alex Nishibun, Peter Schilling, basses:  Anthony Garza, Timothy Wilfong, violin:  Gigi Turgeon, theorbo/guitar:  Catherine Liddell, harpsichord:  Ruth McKay, recorders:  Roy Sansom,  Director:  Amelia LeClair

 


MISTRESS:a celebration of the 400th anniversary of the birth of America's first poet, Mistress Anne Bradstreet

Saturday March 17, 8PM - Newton Saturday March 24, 8PM - Cambridge Sunday March 25, 4PM - Jamaica Plain

Featuring the premiere of Contemplations (8, 9) composed by Hilary Tann especially for Cappella Clausura’s celebration of Anne Bradstreet’s quatricentennial. The piece will be played in tandem with Contemplations (21, 22), written in 2005 for the Radcliffe Choral Society.

Also featuring two works by Dorothy Crawford: A Protrait of Anne Bradstreet, based on Bradstreet's letters and poems, and a new work written for Trium, entitled Naushon. Finally, we fold in madrigals and motets by Bradstreet's equally remarkable musical contemporaries, Barbara Strozzi and Isabella Leonarda.
Presented By: 
Cappella Clausura
Phone: 
617-964-6609
Pricing
Cost: 
$20/15 regular seating, $25/18 preferred seating
Discount to EMA Members: 
yes
Description of Discounts: 
10% off at the door
Contact Person: 
Amelia LeClair
Contact Address: 
12 Jenison St
Contact City: 
Newtonville
Contact State/Province: 
MA
Contact Zip/Postal Code: 
02460
Contact Country: 
USA
Contact Phone Number: 
857-919-4218
Contact Email: 
aleclair@clausura.org