Festivo! - Music of Celebration
Presented by Mastersingers by the Sea
November 3 - November 4, 2012
The Mastersingers by the Sea chamber chorus accompanied by musicians from the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra and under the direction of Dr. David MacKenzie will perform their Autumn concert entitled "FESTIVO! - Music of Celebration". This program will include: GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Festival Music from the Opera 'Alcina' FRANCESCO CAVALLI: Nisi Dominus (Psalm 126) JUAN GUTIERREZ DE PADILLA (ARR. JOHN BIGGS): Musica Para la Navidad ERIC WHITACRE: Lux Aurumque JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G, BWV 1049 featuring Jesse Holstein, violin, Concertmaster of the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Offertorium pro festo sancti Joannis Baptistae K72/74f Audience members are invited to a reception immediately following the performance.