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Christmas in 15th-Century France & Burgundy Blue Heron
First Church in Cambridge, Congregational
11 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA
December 16-17, 2016
Recurring daily
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Friday, December 16, 2016 • 8 PM

Saturday, December 17, 2016 • 2:30 PM

Saturday, December 17, 2016 • 8 PM

First Church in Cambridge, Congregational

11 Garden Street (Next to the Sheraton Commander)

 

From the penitential season of Advent through Christmas rejoicing and on to the festive gift-giving celebration of New Year’s Day, this program offers a captivating mix of mysticism and merriment, with music by the greatest French and Flemish musicians of the fifteenth century—Guillaume Du Fay, Johannes Regis, Josquin Desprez, Jacob Obrecht, Antoine Brumel, and others.

 

Doors open at 7 PM for the 8 PM concerts, and at 1:30 PM for the 2:30 PM concert.

 

Pre-concert talks begin at 7:15 PM for the 8 PM concerts, and at 1:45 PM for the 2:30 PM concert.

 

Free pre-concert talks by Irit Kleiman (Boston University)

 

Blue Heron

voices

Jennifer Ashe, Pamela Dellal, Martin Near, Daniela Tosic

Michael Barrett, Owen McIntosh, Jason McStoots, Stefan Reed, Mark Sprinkle

Sumner Thompson, Paul Guttry, Cameron Beauchamp

Laura Jeppesen, rebec & fiddle

Charles Weaver, lute & voice

Scott Metcalfe, director, harp & fiddle

 

Buy in advance and save: $65 / $45 / $32 / $27 / $10

At the door: $68 / $48 / $35 / $30 / $10

(Under 18 admitted free)

Christmas in 15th-Century France & Burgundy
  • December 16, 2016 to December 17, 2016
  • Recurring daily
  • Blue Heron