This joyous seasonal concert will feature the rarely performed Christmas Story of Heinrich Schütz, Historia der Geburt Jesu Christi, bringing to life angels, shepherds, wise-men and an extended ensemble of period strings, lute, organ, recorders, and brass instruments. The program will also include medieval processionals, Shaker songs, motets of Praetorius and Tallis.
Pre-concert talk 30 minutes prior to performances.
*Please note, there are two performances at Saint Marys, Falmouth for this concert. Only the performance on Sunday, December 9 includes a reception afterward.
Friday, December 7, 2018 at 7:30 PM, Church of Saint Mary, Falmouth
Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 4:00 PM, Church of Saint Mary, Falmouth with Reception
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 7:30 PM, Cathedral of Saint Luke, Portland