One event on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 4:00 pm
One event on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 8:30 pm
One event on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 8:00 pm
The Santa Fe Desert Chorale 2021 Summer Festival runs July 18–August 6 and features three programs: The Jew and the Gentile: Salamone Rossi and Claudio Monteverdi, Roaring ‘20s, and East Meets West. All concerts will be held at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi and will be presented in accordance with New Mexico public health orders. Tickets will be available here.
Roaring ‘20s looks back 100 years and compares works by classical and popular composers of the 1920s. Representing the classical genre, Lili Boulanger’s Hymne au Soleil, Claude Debussy’s Salut Printemps, excerpts from Francis Poulenc’s Sept Chansons, and movements from Frank Martin’s Mass for Double Choir contrast with American Songbook arrangements by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, and Jerome Kern. Popular Los Alamos native, Nathan Salazar, will be the collaborative pianist. Pre-recorded pre-concert lectures given by Gregory Grabowski DMA will be free to the public and available to view at desertchorale.org beginning July 15, 2021.
Ticket prices range from $30 to $100. See website for details.