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    Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil

    Presented by at St. Paul Church, Cambridge

    January 24, 2015


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    Rachmaninoff: All-Night Vigil

    Hear Sergei Rachmaninoff’s stunning a cappella masterpiece in the original Church Slavonic. Often called simply the Vespers, Rachmaninoff considered the piece one of his finest compositions. Ethereal, poignant, and beloved around the world, the All-Night Vigil was composed during the “golden age” of Russian choral music, when composers like Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, and Rimski-Korsakov were all writing music using texts from the Russian Orthodox liturgy. The All-Night Vigil is considered the crowning musical achievement of this era.


    St. Paul Church, Cambridge

    29 Mt. Auburn Street
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    Admission Info:

    Subscriptions start at $85
    Single tickets $25-$69
    Student, senior, and group discounts available


    General Day and Time Info:

    There will be a pre-concert talk with Anna Winestein, art historian and Executive Director of the Ballet Russes Cultural Partnership, at 7pm in the adjoining DiGiovanni Hall.



    Following the performance, all are welcome at a free post-concert reception in the adjoining DiGiovanni Hall.



    Individual Dates & Times: *
    Jan 24, 2015: 8 pm (Sat)

    * Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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