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Artek 2016-2017 Season

Stylus Fantasticus
THE GENIUS OF BIBER

229 Ryland Cynthia Peter webFriday, May 5, 2017 at 8 pm
St. Ignatius of Antioch Church, 552 West End Avenue at 87th Street
Pre-Concert Lecture at 7 pm: Sara Ruhle Kyle

Cynthia Freivogel returns for another stunning vocal and instrumental chamber music program: the “fantastic” music of Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644-1704). Repertoire includes Laetatus sum, Nisi Dominus, Sonata a 6 “Die pauern Kirchfartt genandt,” Serenada à 5 “Der Nachtwächter,” and more.

Featured artists: Cynthia Freivogel, solo violin; Ryland Angel, countertenor; Peter Becker, bass-baritone; Daniel Swenberg, theorbo; Gwendolyn Toth, organ & director; The ARTEK String Ensemble

The Genius of Biber
St. Ignatius of Antioch Church
Friday, May 5, 8pm
Regular seats $50 ($40), Rear seats $30 ($20)

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Ann L. Wilson Memorial Concert
GEMS OF RENAISSANCE POLYPHONY

200 Angels worshipping smFriday, June 2, 2017 at 7 pm
Immanuel Lutheran Church, 122 East 88th St.

The ARTEK Singers perform masterpieces from the 16th century under the direction of Gwendolyn Toth.

Proceeds from the concert will benefit the Organ Fund at Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Gems of Renaissance Polyphony
Immanuel Lutheran Church - general admission
Friday, June 2, 7pm
all seats $25

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GEMS is a non-profit corporation that supports and promotes the artists and organizations in New York devoted to early music— the music of the Middle Ages, Renaissance, Baroque, and early Classical periods.