Great Choir: Ornament of the World
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2014
7 PM – 8:45 PM, SAINT JAMES
The Cathedral Choir, under the direction of Kent Tritle, and world music ensemble Rose of the Compass, led by recorder virtuoso Nina Stern, present Muslim, Sephardic, and Christian music of multicultural Spain. Repertoire will span the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and the Jewish and Arab expulsions of 1492 and 1611. This concert will be performed in the Chapel of Saint James, patron of Spain.
Rose of the Compass
Nina Stern, recorder and chalumeau
Glen Velez, percussion
Ara Dinkjian, oud
Tamer Pinarbasi, kanun
Shira Kammen, vielle and violin
with Arthur Fiacco, cello
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