Fervent Grace and Glory: Italy’s voice and violin
St. Paul’s Episcopal, Fairfield, CT
The program included:
Pergolesi’s Violin Concerto in B-flat, Joan Plana leader
“La Folia” recreated with new variations by Joan Plana
Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, featuring Kathryn Aaron, Judith Malafronte, and the Trebles of St. Paul’s Choir, conducted by ABO artistic director Mark Bailey
The full choir of St. Paul’s, John Abdenour, music director, also performed Italianate works by Lotti, Ingegneri, and Tallis.
WSHU’s Kate Remington talked with director Mark Bailey about the concert:
"People are impressed that CYSO has its own app. InstantEncore makes it very easy for us to create and maintain an engaging mobile presence. The At-The-Event feature has been particularly great for prompting people to interact with us via social media."