2018–2019 Concert Season


Winter Concerts: Now May We Singen

December 8, 9 and 12, 2018

Please join us for a holiday concert celebrating the beauty of unaccompanied choral singing. This program will draw you into the spirit of the season with a variety of sacred works, including selections from Josef Rheinberger’s Advent motets and pieces by Josquin des Prez, Cecilia McDowall, Sally Herman, and Juan Garcia de Salazar. We will also feature a set of spirituals, including two Christmas spirituals arranged by David Blackwell and Rosephanye Powell’s “Be Glad in the Lord.” Lastly, we will invite you to raise your voices with ours to sing some beloved seasonal carols.

Saturday, December 8, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Immaculate Conception Church, 98 Summer Street, Portsmouth, NH

Sunday, December 9, 3:00 p.m.

Saint Joseph’s Church, 150 Central Avenue, Dover, NH

Wednesday, December 12, 7:30 p.m.

Christ Church, 43 Pine Street, Exeter, NH

Spring Concerts: Romancero Gitano

featuring guest guitarists Christopher Kane and David Newsam

March 30–31 and April 3, 2019

Our spring program will take listeners on a musical tour through South America, Central America, and Spain. The centerpiece will be Romancero Gitano (Gypsy Ballads) by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, a Spanish-style setting of poetry by Federico Garcia Lorca. The program will also feature pieces from El Salvador, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, and Chile.

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

Dover City Hall, 288 Central Avenue, Dover, NH

Sunday, March 31, 3:00 p.m.

Middle Street Baptist Church, 18 Court Street, Portsmouth, NH

Wednesday, April 3, 7:30 p.m.

Christ Church, 43 Pine Street, Exeter, NH