December 19th Concert

Join us for the special Christmas performance of the Vesuvius Ensemble!

 

"Nascette lu Messia:
Christmas in Southern Italy"

Francesco Pellegrino, voice, tammorra
Marco Cera, Baroque guitar, chitarra battente, ciaramella
Lucas Harris, Baroque guitar, chitarrone

With special guests:

Kate Robson, tammorra & tamburello
Germano Casciato, zampogne

Sunday, December 19, 2010 @ 8:00pm (doors open @ 7:30)
$20 at the door only ($15 students/seniors)

Heliconian Hall
(35 Hazelton Avenue in Yorkville)
TTC: Bay subway, Cumberland Exit

 


Grab a glass of vino and join us for some secular songs mixed with special Christmas music celebrating the birth of the Messiah. Our special guest Germano Casciato will make the evening perfect with a pastorale played on the zampogne (Italian bagpipes), traditionally played on Christmas night by Italian shepherds.

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