CIARAMELA A Piper’s Noel on Dec. 13 (reminder and program notes)

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Mon. Dec.13, 2010

CIARAMELA
A Piper’s Noel

7:30PM, Christ Church Cathedral
1117 Texas Avenue
Houston TX 77072

6:45 p.m. pre-concert lecture by Adam Gilbert

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For our Christmas offering, we present the exciting young American ensemble in a concert of carols, hymns, lullabies and instrumental pieces from Renaissance England, France, Spain, Italy and Germany. Featuring the talents some of the foremost early musicians performing works from humble pipers’ tunes to grand Renaissance polyphony with voices, shawms, sackbut, recorders, and bagpipes.

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Program Notes for Ciaramella in A Piper’s Noel

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Program, Notes, and Artist Biographies for A Piper’s Noël

December 13th, 2010

Ciaramella

Adam Gilbert, Rotem Gilbert, Doug Milliken; recorder, shawm, bagpipes

Greg Ingles, Erik Schmalz; slide trumpet, sackbut, recorder

Alchymey

Dylan Hostetter, counter tenor; N. Lincoln Hanks; tenor

Joel Nesvadba, baritone; Jinyoung Jang, bass

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