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Me In Concert

November 4, 2008

In case some early music fan in the greater Boston area happens to stumble on this in the next few days: the group I sing with is having concerts this weekend. The other singers are generally better than I am, so I expect it to go well—

Concordia Consort & Ars et Amici vocal ensemble
   “Sweet Harmony / Dolc’ Armonia”
Sacred & secular vocal & instrumental music from England & Italy
*  anthems by Gibbons, Tallis, Byrd
*  madrigals by Byrd, Morley, Verdelot, Arcadelt, Gabrieli
*  motets by Marenzio, Scarlatti, Palestrina
*  instrumental works by Dering, Tye, Byrd, Bertali, Gesualdo

Ars et Amici
        Eileen Cecilia Callahan & Beth Spaulding, sopranos
        Sheila Beardslee & Sue Delaney, altos
        Craig Thomas & Jody Wormhoudt, tenors
        Michael Lauer & John Nesby, basses
Concordia Consort   Sheila Beardslee, Christine Alderman, Janet Gibson,
        George Mastellone & Brian Warnock, recorders
Two performances:

Friday, November 7 at 8:15 PM
    Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street, Concord
    $15 suggested donation; $10 students, seniors & R/EMM members
    Info:  978/264-0584  or http://www.arsetamici.org
Sunday, November 9 at 4 PM
    Wakefield Town Hall Opera House, 2 High Street in Sanbornville NH
    $15 suggested donation; $10 students, seniors
        Proceeds benefit ongoing Opera House restoration
    Info:  603/522-0126 or 603/522-6349