18 Belvidere St
Boston, MA 02115
The Seraphim Singers
Commissions Old and New
Friday, February 9, 2018 | 8:00 p.m.
$20 Adults, $15 Students, Seniors | Tickets are available at the door and online.
The Seraphim Singers, Jennifer Lester, Director
The world premiere of The Deceiver, by Christina Whitten Thomas with an original text by Marian Partee on Jacob wrestling with the Angel; plus, encore performances three of Seraphim’s previous commissions from Eliot Gyger, Julian Wachner, and Richard J. Clark. With motets by Hassler, Schütz, Brahms, and Bruckner. With Heinrich Christensen, organ; Susan Hagen, double bass; and Tim Macri, flute.
Boston Musical Intelligencer:
“Ingenious programming by Jennifer Lester…”
“Anyone who cares about these genres owes it to him/herself to hear this gifted ensemble whenever possible.”
“Technically, the ensemble was in fine form, performing incredibly challenging choral repertoire with a high degree of finesse.”