Kairos: Consort of Singers, New Paltz NY, Ensemble of Strings, Cornetts and Sackbuts
In honor of the 400th anniversary of its publication, Kairos will present the majestic Vespro della Beata Vergine (1610 Vespers), composed by early Baroque Italian master Claudio Monteverdi, with period instruments. The concert will be performend in the superb acoustical space of the Holy Cross Monastery Chapel. The event will also feature a pre-concert talk (beginning at 7PM on Saturday 4 December 2010 and 2:30 PM on Sunday 5 December 2010) on this monumental and seminal work. Tickets are $20 adult, $15 seniors and $7 youth/students with limited $25 general admission on concert nights. Stay tuned during the coming months for more information about this exciting concert!