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Archive for December 4, 2013

Chanticleer is in the House!

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They’re warming up with a little Tomaso da Vittoria, a little Hans Leo Hassler. It’s interesting to watch these guys change places for each piece, putting the right voices together for antiphonal effects, or simply to facilitate the voices that work as one in a particular piece. Their conductor, Jace Wittig, counts them off and more…

Chanticleer is Coming Down the Chimney!

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[Live on Wednesday at 2:00 PM] Gloating is naughty, but hosting Chanticleer is so nice—they’ve become regulars at WFMT at Christmastime.

Every December this extraordinary a cappella ensemble does its sold-out Christmas tour, and makes a point of filing into the Levin Performance Studio: twelve guys, phenomenally gifted, incurably cheerful