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Holy Week Special! Same time, different location.
April 17 at Immanuel Lutheran Church
122 East 88th Street at Lexington Avenue, Manhattan
ARTEK
Johann Rosenmüller: Lamentationes Jeremiae Prophetae.
Sarah Chalfy, soprano and Gwendolyn Toth, organ

The great 17th-century German composer, Rosenmüller, wrote Lamentations of Jeremiah for Tenebrae for Holy Week; several of the Lamentations have survived and will be performed on this concert by soprano Sarah Chalfy, who has been widely acclaimed for her performances of music ranging from the early baroque and classical periods to contemporary music, cabaret and Broadway, accompanied by ARTEK director Gwendolyn Toth.

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier for anyone seeking a respite from the midtown hustle and bustle. Ensembles are chosen by a jury of early-music specialists from the metropolitan area.

Location:
The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Church
50th St. and Park Avenue

Time: 1:15-2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.