GSCC Member Event
Maria Estrela do Marwith Guest Conductor Shira Kammen
Hosting Ensemble: Medieval Women's Choir
Event Type: Concert
Event Website: https://medievalwomenschoir.org
Ticket Prices: Admission: $30; Children under 12: Free: Students and Veterans: Pay as you will
Saturday, June 3, 2023Jun 3, 8:00pm at St. James Cathedral, Seattle, WA
Join us for a musical exploration of Marian music from Mediterranean Lands, including the Iberian Peninsula, Italy, Cyprus, Southern France, Morocco and more, including songs of devotion to the iconic Black Madonnas from those regions. We’ll also dive into music from several important and magnificent manuscripts, among them the Cantigas de Santa Maria, the Las Huelgas Manuscript, the Llibre Vermell, as well as sacred traditional Galician songs, Italian Laude, devotional 15th c. motets from the Burgundian Court on Cyprus, all with a flavor of pilgrimage, joy and awe.
With soloists: Erika Chang, Marian Seibert, and Linda Strandberg; and instrumentalists: Michael La Galy, Sally Mitchell, Bill McJohn, Peggy Monroe, Jim Oakden and Tess Roberts.