Theotokos: Leçons de Ténèbres
St. Mary's Art Studio
440 Grand St, New York, NY 10002, USA
A very special event in the enchanting and intimate Art Studio at St. Mary's church: a performance of Marc-Antoine Charpentier's Leçons de ténèbres du Mercredi Saint (H. 96-98). Somber, deep, imaginative, and virtuosic, Charpentier captures the lament of Jeremiah in an unforgettable way. Come experience this comforting music in an unexpected city sanctuary.
Featuring Raha Mirzadegan and Elisse Albian, soprani; Tsutomu William Copeland, violin; Doug Balliett, viola da gamba; and Elliot Figg, harpsichord