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12.10.16 Opera Gala 2016

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm

Get into the holiday spirit with our Opera Department! Join us for an evening of scenes, arias, show tunes, and festive music. After the performance, audiences are invited to attend the post-concert reception.

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12.11.16 Renaissance Reveries: The Music of Josquin des Prez

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 3:00 pm

The Longy Early Music Department presents the music of Josquin des Prez. Josquin is one of the towering figures of the Renaissance, building a reputation among musicians and the public unmatched in history until the cult of Beethoven. His music is revered for intricate structure and inventiveness, combined with immediacy of emotion and textural clarity. Students will present a variety of pieces from Josquin’s oeuvre, including motets and mass movements and some of Josquin’s best-loved chansons.

12.14.16 Opera Workshop Scenes Concert

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm

Longy Voice Department's Opera Workshop class will be presenting opera scenes from Don Giovanni, Magic Flute, Cosi fan tutte, Hansel and Gretel, Orfeo ed Euridice, and L'amico Fritz.

All scenes are fully staged and costumed.

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12.18.16 Atelier Schubertreise

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 3:00 pm

Schubert’s Winterreise stands as a masterwork in the canon of art song, but this performance isn’t the story you’ve heard before. Fifteen singers will lead you on a journey through a gritty, unexpected landscape accompanied by bold visuals and innovative staging. Join us and see this profound and familiar work in a new light.

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12.18.16 Atelier Schubertreise

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm

Schubert’s Winterreise stands as a masterwork in the canon of art song, but this performance isn’t the story you’ve heard before. Fifteen singers will lead you on a journey through a gritty, unexpected landscape accompanied by bold visuals and innovative staging. Join us and see this profound and familiar work in a new light.

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12.20.16 Concert Spirituel

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm

Longy's Early Music department presents music from the repertory of the lucrative and influential 18th-century concert series: Concert Spirituel. This groundbreaking presentation was the first of its kind and featured an array of spiritual choral works and instrumental pieces. Music by Lully, Delalande, Pergolesi, Mondonville, Daquin, Clerambault, a coffee cantata by Bernier, and a cantata by female composer Mme. Dupré. Longy faculty Na'ama Lion and Dana Maiben will perform alongside their talented students.

1.21.17 Juditha Triumphans

Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm

Vivaldi’s Juditha Triumphans, a staged production presented jointly by Eudaimonia and the Longy School of Music. Eudaimonia, A Purposeful Period Band (Vivian Montgomery & Julia McKenzie, directors), announces an exciting collaboration with the Longy Early Music Department on Antonio Vivaldi’s oratorio Juditha Triumphans. This drama of nationalistic tyranny, sexual intimidation, and brutal deprivation is being presented in partnership with the following social action organizations from the Boston area: Tunefoolery Music, The Muslim Justice League, Yad Chessed, Family Promise Metrowest, and Samaritans of Boston. Further information and reserved seating at eudaimonia-music.org or by email at information(at)eudaimonia-music.org.

 

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