A Mediterranean Christmas

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Ticket Information

$25-60, $10 students

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Date
12/18/17

Time
8 pm

Location
11 Garden St.
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Time
8:00 PM
Presented By
The Boston Camerata
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Early Music
Description
The Boston Camerata (Anne Azéma, Artistic Director)

The Christmas narrative retold using songs, chants, and instrumental pieces from the countries of the Mediterranean basin: Spain, Italy, southern France, North Africa and the Holy Land. Works are drawn from medieval manuscripts and oral traditions. The program features voices, early instruments of Europe and the Middle East, and readings of the Christmas story. The Camerata is joined by SHARQ Arabic Ensemble.


Ensemble Name
The Boston Camerata
Musicians
Camila Parias, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, alto; Beth Bahia Cohen, vielle, violin; Steven Lundahl, recorder, shawm, slide trumpet; Karim Nagi, percussion; Boujemaa Razgui, ney, percussion; voice; Aboud Agha, oud, voice

Venue
First Lutheran Church
Location
299 Berkeley St.
Boston, MA