Annual concert in honor of St. Cecilia, 9 November 2012

The St. Cecilia Society of St. Mary Church is pleased to present its annual benefit concert in honor of St. Cecilia on Friday, 9 November 2012 at 7:30 p.m. The St. Mary's Schola Cantorum, under the direction of David Hughes, will sing a program of sacred music centered around the theme of dedication: the dedication of a church (as for the day's feast, that of the Dedication of the Basilica of S. Giovanni in Laterano in Rome), and dedication in prayer.  The program:

Crecquillon: Vidit Jacob scalam
Dufay: Nuper rosarum flores
Victoria: Urbs beata Jerusalem
Ockeghem: Missa Au travail suis
Guerrero: O Gloriosa Dei Genitrix
Mouton: Ave Maria ... Virgo serena
Tye: Salve Regina

A festive reception will follow the concert. Suggested donation is $25 general admission, $15 for students & seniors; all proceeds go to support the work of the St. Cecilia Society throughout the year. For more information, please e-mail, or call the parish office at 203-866-5546.

A PDF flier is available here.

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