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Incontri Musicali Chamber Music Concert
Thursday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $10 for adults Free for children and students Click HERE to purchase tickets online. Tickets also available at the door.
Motivated by the idea that music is a transformational force, Incontri Musicali engages its audiences in world-class chamber music performances that inspire exploration and camaraderie. Through Incontri Musicali’s Community Engagement program, young musicians who are playing on the world’s greatest stages bring the concert experience into schools, hospitals, shelters, and retirement communities.
Incontri’s brilliant young musicians will perform at St. Michael’s on Thursday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. Under the artistic direction of Niccoló Muti, the ensemble will include clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano, playing works by Penderecki, Brustad and others.
Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, England
Monday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 for adults $10 for students Click HERE to purchase tickets online. Tickets also available at the door.
The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge and their director Graham Ross present a sumptuous Christmas programme in praise of the Virgin Mary and the coming of the light. Renaissance masterpieces, including Tallis's sublime 'Videte miraculum’ and Hieronymus Praetorius’s Christmas Magnificat (performed with its original interpolated carols) sit alongside more recent much-loved seasonal works, including motets by Howells, Britten, Tavener, Rutter and Ross, and some highly-catchy arrangements guaranteed to put you in the festive mood. A perfect start to the Christmas season.
Since the founding of a mixed voice choir in 1972, the Choir of Clare College has gained an international reputation as one of the world’s leading university choirs. In addition to its primary function of leading services three times a week in the College chapel, the Choir keeps an active schedule recording, broadcasting, and performing. Former directors have included John Rutter and Timothy Brown. Under the direction of Graham Ross, Director of Music since 2010, it has been praised for its consistently ‘thrilling’ and ‘outstanding’ performances worldwide.
Organist Christopher Jacobson in Concert
Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Christopher Jacobson, FRCO, is Duke University Chapel Organist and Organist at Duke Divinity School. At Duke he instituted and oversees the Chapel Organ Scholar Program and directs the Evensong Singers in weekly Sunday afternoon Choral Evensong in Duke Chapel. Before assuming his position, Jacobson was Associate Organist at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Columbia, South Carolina, and Assistant Organist at Washington National Cathedral where he assisted in training of the cathedral choirs and playing the organ for over 200 choral services annually.
As a soloist, Mr. Jacobson has presented organ recitals across North America, Europe, and Australia. He has won top prizes in numerous organ competitions including the National Young Artist Competition of the American Guild of Organists, the Miami International Organ Competition, and the John R. Rodland Competition in sacred music.