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Live from Hochstein – Madrigalia: A Cup of Good Cheer

08 Dec, 2021 12:10 PM — 08 Dec, 2021 12:50 PM    50 North Plymouth Avenue Rochester New York United States
Event summary
Our annual celebration of the holiday season with the choral chamber ensemble Madrigalia; Cary Ratcliff, artistic director.
Event details

Since 1975, Madrigalia has distinguished itself as one of the finest chamber choirs in all of Rochester and western New York. The ensemble is known for its quality performances of unique repertoire spanning over six centuries. Cary Ratcliff was appointed Madrigalia’s Artistic Director in 2014, and since that time the group has produced two recordings, collaborated with local and international artists, and premiered new works.

Madrigalia’s expansive interpretation of the December holidays includes a 16th century Christmas carol, Noël Ayisyen (sung in Haitian creole), meditations on winter (including music from The Snowman), John Rutter’s “What Sweeter Music,” and the Gloucestershire Wassail.

Read the online program notes.

The Hochstein School’s free noontime Live from Hochstein concert series will be hosted by WXXI Classical’s Mona Seghatoleslami and broadcast live on WXXI Classical. Listen to the concert at WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, or online at https://www.classical915.org/.

* Proof of vaccination is required for audience members (children age 11 and under must be accompanied by a vaccinated adult). All patrons will be required to wear masks. Please refrain from bringing food/drink into the hall so that we can all remain masked.

See the full safety protocols at https://hochstein.org/Calendar/Live-from-Hochstein.

Sidney and Barbara Sobel have generously provided continuous underwriting of the Live from Hochstein Broadcast & Concert Series since 1993. Live from Hochstein is also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.


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    08 Dec, 2021 12:10 PM — 08 Dec, 2021 12:50 PM
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