Parting of the Re(e)d Sea

Saturday, November 10 at 7:15 PM    GET TICKETS
tickets also available at the door (cash, checks, and credit cards)
The Chapel at St. George’s Episcopal Church
4 Rutherford Place, New York, NY 10003   open map   google map

“Le Naufrage de Pharaon” by René de Bousset
“Le Passage de la Mer Rouge” by Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Op. 3 Sonatas by Arcangelo Corelli

The Academy of Sacred Drama presents an intimate musical evening featuring Moses cantatas of the French Baroque by René de Bousset and Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre.

The evening will include snacks with time for conversation, instrumental sonatas by Arcangelo Corelli, cantatas by de Bousset and Jacquet de la Guerre, and a lecture.

Performers and Guest Speaker

Nola Richardson, soprano
Peter Walker, bass baritone

Academy Players
Jeremy Rhizor, master of ceremonies and violin
Marc Bellassai, guest speaker and harpsichord
Chloe Fedor, violin
Arnie Tanimoto, viola da gamba

Transcription & Translation

Edition by Jeremy Rhizor

Media

View the facsimile of the musical manuscript of “Le Naufrage de Pharaon” by René de Bousset in the Bibliothèque nationale de France here.