A free public concert introducing the new vocal and dance professionals of the 2016-2017 season at Saint Peter's, in collaboration with the period instrumental group Antico/Moderno.
Featuring original choreography for a newly-commissioned secular cantata by the Italian composer Gianluca Verlingieri, as well as the performance of two secular cantatas by J. S. Bach.
7 p.m. Pre-concert talk about the relationship between Bach's sacred and secular music by Saint Peter's Cantor, Bálint Karosi
Concert begins at 8 p.m.
J. S. Bach
Non sa che sia dolore BWV 209
Coffee Cantata BWV 211
Newly-commissoned secular cantata, title TBA
Elyse Anne Kakacek, Christine Chen, sopranos
Sarah Moga, alto; Christopher Hochstuhl, tenor
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Discounted parking is available at ICON Parking, 51st Street between 3rd & Lexington Avenues. Make sure to get your parking stub stamped at the reception desk before returning to the garage.