Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and Motets by Scarlatti and Vivaldi
For their tenth anniversary celebration, Voices of Music presents a dazzling display of sacred vocal music, including motets by Vivaldi and Alessandro Scarlatti, and featuring Pergolesi’s signature work, the Stabat Mater. From the Netherlands, soprano Stefanie True makes her Voices of Music debut; Stefanie is joined by the fabulous Meg Bragle for our performances of Pergolesi’s masterpiece. Violinist Cynthia Miller Freivogel also returns from Amsterdam: Bay Area, rejoice! Copresented by the Voices of Music.
VOICES OF MUSIC, Hanneke van Proosdij and David Tayler, Directors: Stefanie True, soprano; Meg Bragle, mezzo soprano; Cynthia Freivogel, Kati Kyme, Carla Moore, Maxine Nemerovski and Gabrielle Wunsch, violin; Lisa Grodin, viola; Bill Skeen, cello; Farley Pearce, violone; David Tayler, archlute; Hanneke van Proosdij, organ
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 8:00PM
All Saints Episcopal Church
555 Waverly St., Palo Alto
SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 8:00PM
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell St, San Francisco
SUNDAY, MARCH 19, 7:30PM
St. Mary Magdalen Church
2005 Berryman (at Henry St.), Berkeley
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Currently the most popular early music ensemble in America, San Francisco based VOICES OF MUSIC performs both renaissance and baroque music, drawing upon the many and varied sources for historical performance practice. Performances are primarily one on a part, with an emphasis on combining both instrumental and vocal styles of interpretation and ornamentation. Voices of Music is a pioneer in digital technology for the arts, and more than 15,000 people watch concerts and programming from our ensemble each day–more than five million viewers a year. In addition to our acclaimed Concert Series in the San Francisco Bay Area, Voices of Music sponsors the Young Artist Program and the East Bay Junior Recorder Society. Voices of Music is Non-Profit 501(c)(3) organization.