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Comfort & Joy
December 18, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm CST
This festive holiday program includes seasonal favorites alongside seldom-heard gems of the Baroque era, all with abundant vocal and instrumental display. Scarlatti’s celebrated cantata, written for a festive 1711 Christmas Eve entertainment in Rome, proclaims a universal message of hope and expectation. Vivaldi’s most inventive psalm setting, along with a tuneful Telemann concerto and some lively French noëls, complete this multi-national holiday gift for the Ars Lyrica family.
On the program:
Scarlatti, Christmas Cantata
Telemann, Concerto in D Major for Flute and Strings
Vivaldi, Nisi Dominus
Camille Ortiz, soprano
Cecilia Duarte, mezzo-soprano
Colin St-Martin, traverso