Christmas with the Ensemble: A Spotless Rose

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Christmas with the Ensemble: A Spotless Rose
December 29, 2013 3:00 pm
$15 to $20
the Ensemble
December 9, 2013
Saint Stephen Catholic Church
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1112 SE 41st Avenue, Portland, 97214

Our season continues with an offering of a cappella Christmas music from the last 100 years, including works by Benjamin Britten in honor of the 100th anniversary of his birth. Program also includes selections by many living composers, including Abbie Betinis’ In This Tyme of Chrystmas and Dormi Jesu; Splendid Jewel of Stephen Paulus; Jake Runestad’s Sleep, Little Baby, Sleep and Craig Carnahan’s And the Angels Sang. Compositions by Kenneth Leighton, Peter Warlock, Hugo Distler and Herbert Howells also featured.

We’re also celebrating the release of our debut CD: A Spotless Rose, containing works by Poulenc, Howells, Betinis and others, including several selections performed at the concert. Special CD pricing in effect only at the concert. Tickets available at Organizer link.