Dec 15 and 16, 2023

A Neapolitan Christmas: featuring a wonderful motetto by Francesco Durante

Christian Clough, guest conductor

Join St. Mary Schola for a journey from Advent in Germany to Christmas in Naples, featuring Renaissance-era choral works from Germany by Michael Altenburg and Michael Praetorius, and joyful Neapolitan choral works for Christmas by Francesco Durante, one of the most important composers of that time and place; each half of the program will be punctuated with a joyful instrumental interlude from the corresponding country.