The Christmas narrative retold through profoundly beautiful songs, chants, and instrumental pieces from the countries of the Mediterranean basin: Spain, Italy, southern France, North Africa and the Holy Land. Works are drawn from medieval manuscripts and more recent folklore and oral traditions. With voices, early instruments of Europe and the Middle East, and readings of the Christmas story. Camerata is joined by SHARQ Arabic Ensemble.
December 19,20,21, 8:00pm EST
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The Dorchester Reporter announces:
“Nueva España” concert by The Boston Camerata at Ashmont’s All Saints’ Church, 209 Ashmont St., Dorchester, brings to life once again the ancient colonial music of Mexico, Peru and Bolivia in an unforgettable blend of Spanish, Native American, and African styles. 3pm.
…as it frequently did, so beautifully, in New Spain. Join us for Nueva España, Camerata’s celebration of early musical diversity south of the border, this coming October 3 and 4. More information here.
…with the zesty sounds of Nueva España! Don’t miss it.