Baroque Candlelight Christmas
New Trinity Baroque's Annual Christmas Concert by Candlelight
Sunday, December 18, 2016
CONCERT BEGINS AT 8:00 PM
- CORELLI Christmas Concerto Grosso "Fatto per la notte di Natale" in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
- BUXTEHUDE Christmas Cantata "Das neugeborne Kindelein", BuxWV 13
- TORELLI Christmas Concerto 'per il Santissimo Natale' in G minor, Op. 8, No. 6
- SCHÜTZ Excertps from "Christmas Story," SWV 435
- FISCHER Suite in G Minor, Op. 1, No. 7
- ALLESANDRO SCARLATTI Concerto Grosso No. 3 in F major, from “Six Concertos in Seven Parts”
- ESTERHÁZY Christmas Cantatas "Nil canitur jucundius," "Jesu dulcedo" and "Dormi Jesu dulcissime"
- WERNER Pastorale for Organ and Orchestra in D Major
- BUXTEHUDE Cantata "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BuxWV 100
Described by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution as "the most satisfying concert of the holiday season – a model of how to do it," this year's NTB's CHRISTMAS CONCERT by the candlelight will present several amazing Christmas cantatas by Buxtehude, Schütz and Esterházy, as well as incredible Christmas-themed concertos and suites by Corelli, Torelli, Werner and Scarlatti, featuring New Trinity Baroque musicians, playing on period instrumets of the era, as well as soprano Zorica Pavlovic and the NTB vocal consort.
You will also be able to enjoy the amazing sound of the "Rosales" organ of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, featuring the church's organist Shannon Gallier. 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!
St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 1790 LaVista Rd, Atlanta, GA 30329
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NEW TRINITY BAROQUE
on period instruments
Zorica Pavlovic, soprano
Ute Marks, baroque violin
Mirna Ogrizovic, baroque violin
Edit Makedonska, baroque violin
William Bauer, baroque violin & viola
Ana Torbica, baroque viola & soprano
Andre Laurent O'Neil, baroque cello
William Hearn, theorbo
Martha Bishop, violone
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