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Annual Holiday Concert – Baroque Spectacular

Annual Holiday Concert – Baroque Spectacular The Choir and Soloists of St. Matthew’s Parish
The Chamber Orchestra at St. Matthew’s
"Liner Notes with Tom Neenan" - 7:10 - 8:00 p.m.

   • VIVALDI: Magnificat in G Minor
   • BACH: Christmas Oratorio (Excerpts)
   • HANDEL: Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 2
   • HANDEL: “Hallelujah” Chorus – Audience Sing-Along

This year’s Holiday Concert brings together the three greatest composers of the bar

Vivaldi’s Magnificat, composed for the orphaned girls at Venice’s Ospedalle della Pietá, is full of Italian grace and sparkle, a trait picked up by George Frederick Handel during his long Italian stay during the 1700s and applied to all of his concertos for orchestra.

Bach’s Christmas Oratorio is a compilation of six cantatas for performance on the days leading up to and after Christmas. We will sample some of its greatest hits and we conclude with the traditional audience sing-along of Handel’s “Hallelujah” Chorus.

.4 miles north of Sunset Blvd

Presenter / Producer: St Matthews Music Guild

Listed Categories
Music > Choral/Choirs
Music > Classical
Music > Chamber Music

Event Phone: 310-573-7422

St Matthews Episcopal Church
1031 Bienveneda Ave
Pacific Palisades CA 90272

LA - Hollywood / Westside
Long Beach & South Bay

Performance Dates: 12/7/2018
Friday, 12/07/2018

Performance Times
"Liner notes with Tom Neenan": 7:10-7:50pm
Concert: 8:00-10:30pm
Free intermission refreshments.

Ticket Information:
Single tickets: $35 ($10 students with valid I.D.) Children under 16 are free.
Call for group discounts:  (310) 573-7422
Free parking.

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