Calmus Ensemble Leipzig

Event time: 
Saturday, March 29, 2008 - 4:00pm
Event description: 



The Sound of Love

Songs of Love and Sorrows in 4 Languages from 5 Epochs

Marquand Chapel, 409 Prospect Street, New Haven


Calmus Ensemble Leipzig will perform songs of love and sorrows in 4 languages from 5 epochs in a program entitled The Sound of Love in Marquand Chapel (409 Prospect St., New Haven) on Saturday, March 29 at 8 PM.  Presented by Yale Institute of Sacred Music, the concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required.

The award-winning Calmus Ensemble Leipzig was formed in 1999 by four graduates of the renowned St. Thomas Boys’ Choir, with soprano Anja Lipfert joining the group shortly thereafter. The almost unlimited repertory and stylistic variety of the group will be showcased in the Marquand program, which includes works by Gesualdo, Dediu, Debussy, Elgar, Mozart, Seal, Phil Collins, Freddie Mercury, and Lennon/McCartney.  The group has also released six CDs.

Further information at 203-432-5062.