Holiday Music, Classical & Opera, Holiday Music

A Poet's Christmas

When: Sat., Dec. 10, 8-9:30 p.m. 2016

Sacred and Profane's December concert series recreates the BBC Radio 1944 Christmas Eve broadcast with poetry read by Esther Mulligan. Featuring poems by Cecil Day-Lewis, Edith Sitwell, and W.H. Auden, and music by Benjamin Britten, Michael Tippett, Herbert Howells, Gustav Holst, and others. This concert will also include the US premiere of Karin Rehnqvist's 'When I Dream' and the world premiere of work commissioned from our own James Tecuatl-Lee, with support from the East Bay Fund for Artists at the East Bay Community Foundation.

Price: $15-28

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