Hear My Prayer
Purcell's Symphony Anthems for the Royal Chapel

Saturday, April 1, 2017
7:30 PM

All Saints Parish Brookline
1773 Beacon Street, Brookline, MA


Join the Henry Purcell Society of Boston for an intimate program of expressive sacred music written by Henry Purcell. Baroque specialists will perform a program for strings, voices and organ that highlight the immediacy and beauty of Purcell’s anthems and instrumental sonatas written for the Royal Chapel.


$25 General Admission
$20 Students/Seniors

HPSOB Members and Musicians are invited to attend for free

Featured Works

Blow up the trumpet in Sion, Z 10
Hear my prayer, O Lord, Z 15
Let mine eyes run down with tears, Z 24
My beloved spake, Z. 28
O sing unto the Lord a new song, Z 44
Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Z 49

For String Trio
Sonata trio in Bb Z. 790
Sonata V Z. 794 Allegro /Adagio/ Largo

Featured Performers      

Jessica Petrus-Aird, Jessica Cooper | Sopranos  
Hilary Ann Walker, Carrie Cheron | Altos
Eric Christopher Perry, Jason Wang | Tenors
Ulysses Thomas, James Dargan | Bass

Julia McKenzie, Emily Dahl-Irons | Violins
Anne Black | viola
Catherine Liddell | Theorbo
Andrew Sheranian | organ
Colleen McGarry-Smith | cello


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