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Musicians of the Old Post Road: Christmas in The New World

  • First Unitarian Church 90 Main Street Worcester, MA, 01608 United States (map)

Celebrate the holiday with this program abounding with festive music exported to 18th-century Central and South America! Selections include lively Spanish villancicos, ornate Italian cantatas, and rhythmically-playful works with indigenous influences. Castellanos, Durán, Jerusalem, Pacheco, and Torres are among the featured composers.

With Jessica Petrus, soprano, and Catherine Hedberg, mezzo-soprano, and special guest Eloy Cruz (Mexico), Baroque guitar

Role: Featured soloist in recital
Website: oldpostroad.org