SAVE THE DATE:
SUN, FEB 27
DINNER, MUSIC and AUCTION
Order tickets on-line to Cappella Romana's
concerts. All seating is reserved. Avoid waiting in line and order your
ticket in advance.
Coming up in
in Baroque Germany and Russia
Featuring the Resurrection History
by Heinrich Schuetz and Russian Baroque motets.
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Portland, OR 97232 USA
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a PEARL of an
Benefit for Cappella
Dinner, Intimate Music and Silent Auction
Greek fare and wine,
guitarist Andrew Gorny and an intimate recital by Cappella Romana,
directed by Alexander Lingas. Silent auction, featuring a week's stay
at a villa on the sea in Greece, courtesy of Dr. Michael Wilson &
Stella Voreas Wilson. $75 per person. Space is very limited. Reserve
112 NW 9th Avenue
The Pearl District, Portland
Please bring your checkbook to donate and bid on auction
The Board of Directors
Richard Corbett, President
R.S.V.P. by February 19 for a PEARL of an Evening February 27,
CALL 503-236-8202 to reserve.
|Special Event in Seattle
Music of Byzantium:
The Fall of
Thursday, March 3, 2005
Seattle Pacific University 2nd Annual
Seattle ONLY at SPECIAL VENUE: Thursday,
March 3, 2005, 7:00pm
@ First Free Methodist Church, 3200 3rd Ave W,
North Queen Anne, Seattle
to this venue | General
A virtuosic program of 14th- and 15th-century
musical works that bears witness to the co-existence and conflict
between Greek and Western Christian cultures in the Eastern
Mediterranean during the twilight years of Byzantium.
is the same program
presented on tour in 2004 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New
York, Yale University, Princeton University, the Bloomington Early
Music Festival (Indiana), the Holy Trinity Cultural Series in
Indianapolis, St. Paul's Greek Orthodox Church in Irvine (CA), and at
the Getty Museum in Los Angeles for its exhibit "Byzantium and the
Recorded for New CD
2005--Portland, Ore. Following two successful concerts
of "Byzantium in Rome" in Portland and Seattle, Cappella Romana and
virtuoso chanter and scholar Ioannis Arvanitis from Athens, Greece
recorded the program for a future CD release.
chants for cathedrals and monasteries from the Eastern-Rite monastery
of Grottaferrata (Kryptoferrë), near Rome, were recorded at St. Mary's
Cathedral in Portland. The work during cold weather and late nights
culminated on Friday, January 14, with the final session and a long
visit to the the pub afterwards!
This is the
second recording by Cappella Romana produced by
multiple-Grammy award winner Steve Barnett (e.g.
Chanticleer, Dale Warland Singers). Robert
Gwynn was the engineer.
This recording was made
possible thanks to a generous grant from the A. G. Leventis
today by calling 503.236.8202 or toll-free 866.822.7735.
may also order
tickets online by clicking here. All seating is reserved
and seat order. Call or email your requests.
in Portland are
presented in the radiant atmosphere of St. Mary's Cathedral (NW 18th
& Couch); in Seattle, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church (42nd Ave SW
& Genesee), whose brilliant acoustics are well worth the 15 minute
drive from downtown. November's concert in Seattle is at St. Mark's
Cathedral on Capitol Hill.
and dates subject
our website for the current list of