Cantilena – a women’s chorale under the direction of Allegra Martin presents
"Music of French Masters: La Belle Époque and Beyond"
featuring Poulenc's Litanies à la Vierge Noir with organist Joshua T. Lawton, portions of André Caplet's Messe à Trois Voix, and works by Lili Boulanger, Vincent d'Indy, Jules Massenet, Léo Delibes, and a selection of traditional French carols.
Cantilena’s American Christmas CD Release Party with special guest composer Kenneth Seitz takes place in the reception area immediately after the concert.*
First Parish Unitarian Universalist; 630 Mass Ave, Arlington Center (fully accessible)
* This program is supported in part by a grant from the Arlington Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.