Montclair Early Music's Christmas in Italy Concert
Take a step back in time and experience an Italian Renaissance Christmas with Montclair Early Music’s Christmas in Italy Concert , five o’clock in the evening on Sunday December 15th. Montclair Early Music, a local recorder ensemble with cello and vocalists, and the Bloomfield Mandolin Orchestra will perform period music and present a sampling of regional Italian Christmas traditions – folk dancers and jugglers, the Christmas Carnival and Parade of Venice, early Italian Christmas carols, the Uffizi Gallery of Florence, Neapolitan creches, and a visit from the Good Witch Befana of Rome with her candies and sweets. Featured will be Tarquinio Merula’s “Canzonetta Spirituale sopra all nanna” sung by soprano Joanne Dadd accompanied by classical guitarist Enrico Granafei. The performance will be followed by Italian delicacies provided by area establishments. Come help us celebrate the season!
St. Luke's Episcopal Church 73 S. Fullerton Avenue Montclair, NJ 07042
Tickets: Adults $25, Seniors $20, Students aged 10 and older $15, and Children under 10 free. Location: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church on South Fullerton in Montclair. Tickets can be purchased through Montclair Early Music’s website: https://www.montclairearlymusic.org/upcoming-events.html
Montclair Early Music, 9 Hudson Place, Bloomfield, NJ 07003 A 501(c)3 nonprofit organization