Baroque Candlelight Christmas
New Trinity Baroque's Annual Christmas Concert by Candlelight
Saturday, December 15, 2018
CONCERT BEGINS AT 8:00 PM
- CORELLI Concerto grosso 'Fatto per la notte di Natale' in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
- BUXTEHUDE Cantata “Herr, wenn ich nur Dich habe,” BuxWV 38
- MUFFAT Overture from Concerto “Sperantis gaudia” (“Florilegium Primum”)
- PURCELL “The blessed Virgin's expostulation,” Z 196
- LOCATELLI Concerto Grosso No. 11 “a Quattro” in C minor, 1st movement
- J.S. BACH Chorale “Zion Hört Die Wächter Singen” (Cantata "Wachet Auf, Ruft Uns Die Stimme,” BWV 140)
- J.S. BACH Aria “Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren” & “Alleluia” (Cantata “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen,” BWV 51)
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- J.S. BACH Largo from Organ Concerto in F minor, BWV 1056R
- HANDEL Aria “Rejoice greatly” (“Messiah”)
- HANDEL Pifa: Pastoral Symphony (“Messiah”)
- BERNHARD Weihnachtskonzert: 'Fürchtet euch nicht!'
- LULLY Passacaille (“Armide”)
- J.S. BACH Aria “O Jesulein süß, o Jesulein mild,” BWV 493
- FRANZ XAVIER GRUBER “Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht”
- J.S. BACH Folia (Aria “Unser trefflicher”, cantata “Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet,” BWV 212
New Trinity Baroque's annual Christmas concert features holiday-themed baroque concertos in a beautiful candlelight setting, played on period instruments. Join us for this wonderful festivity, described by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as "the most satisfying concert of the holiday season – a model of how to do it." Wine, eggnog and other beverages will be served during the intermission.
The whole concert will be presented in the beautiful candlelight setting, with over 300 candles surrounding the musicians!
Join us for this wonderful festivity, as this is the most exciting concert this holiday season in Atlanta!