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Sunday March 28 2021 at 6:00 PM


François Couperin’s Leçons de ténèbre
George Fergus, organ

Sunday, March 28 | 6 pm EST

Registrants will be sent a link to view the concert on March 28.

Sopranos Laura Choi Stuart and Elissa Edwards present François Couperin's Leçons de ténèbre, an evocative piece intended for performance in Holy Week. This setting of portions of the Book of Lamentations is one of the masterworks of the French Baroque vocal repertoire and will evoke the atmosphere of Holy Week in 18th-century Paris. Performers: Laura Choi Stuart & Elissa Edwards, sopranos; William Sims, lute; Thomas Sheehan, organ; and Loren Ludwig, viola da gamba.