American Classical Orchestra: MADDALENA

04.21.15| 8 PM

New York, NY US

Saint Mary the Virgin, Times Square 145 West 46th Street (between 7th and 6th Avenues) 7 PM Pre-Concert Lecture Caldara Maddalena ai piedi di Christo Handel Chandos Anthem: The Lord is My Light Allegri Miserere mei Deus Torelli Trumpet Concerto in D Major The American Classical Orchestra & Chorus Hana Blazíková, soprano Marcy Richardson, soprano Marty Coyle, tenor Christopher Dylan Herbert, baritone John Thiessen, trumpet Tom Crawford, conductor A special opportunity to hear one of Europe’s leading baroque sopranos Hana Blazíková, joined by some of the best emerging soloist in New York City, in a rarely performed oratorio by Antonio Caldara. ACO principal trumpeter John Theissen is the featured soloist in a performance of the Torelli Trumpet Concerto, a favorite of the baroque trumpet repertoire. The program is rounded out by the festive Handel Chandos Anthem ‘The Lord Is My Light' and the ethereal Allegri 'Miserere', sung by the critically-acclaimed ACO Chorus.