December Clear and Bright
December 21, 2019 · 7:30 pm
December 22 · 3:00 pm
Repertory Singers offers its annual celebration of the best in holiday music from the Renaissance to the music of today. Featured works include Giovanni Palestina’s glorious “Magnificat for double choir,” Eriks Ešenvalds’ “O magnum mysterium” for choir and tuned water glasses, beautiful new works by Gabriel Jackson and Randall Stroope, and rarely heard carols from around the world, including a combined performance with the Chamber Choirs from both North and South Medford High Schools accompanied by guest instrumentalists.
For information on the composers and the pieces to be performed, see musicologist Ed Wight’s program notes here.