A CHILD IS BORN - Festive Baroque Masterworks Heralding the Holiday Season
November 21, 2009
A perfect launch to your Holidays! Celebrate the season with The Spectrum Singers with festive Baroque masterworks heralding the holidays! J.S. Bach's Magnificat in D and parts 3 and 6 from his Christmas Oratorio are among this great composer's most upbeat and exciting works, spiked with 3 trumpets, tympani, and a full orchestra of winds and strings. Boston favorites Kendra Colton, soprano, Thea Lobo, alto, Charles Blandy, tenor, and Donald Wilkinson, bass are accompanied by the renowned Orchestra of Emmanuel Music, with John W. Ehrlich leading the assembled forces.
Bach: Magnificat in D and parts 3 and 6 of his Christmas Oratorio, plus works by Heinrich Schuetz and Jan Pieterzoon Sweelinck.
Kendra Colton, soprano; Thea Lobo, alto; Charles Blandy, tenor; Donald Wilkinson, bass; with The Orchestra of Emmanuel Music, John W. Ehrlich, conducting