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BRITTEN & RUTTER: A Vox Christmas

A concert of carols featuring harpist, Anna Maria Mendieta.

PROJECT ONE

Vox Musica opens its thirteenth season on December 13th, 14th, 15th, and 16th with BRITTEN & RUTTER: A Vox Christmas, featuring two major works for harp and women’s chorus. The first, Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols, and the second, John Rutter’s Dancing Day, which the composer wrote to companion Britten. These celebrated works are the perfect centerpiece for our holiday performance of carols. Joining us is the acclaimed harpist, Anna Maria Mendieta from the Sacramento Philharmonic.

December 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Location: Beatnik Studios (723 S Street, Sacramento, CA, 95811)

December 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Location: Beatnik Studios (723 S Street, Sacramento, CA, 95811)

Tickets

$20.00 (pre-sale)

$25.00 (at-the-door)

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Collaborating Artist

ANNA MARIA MENDIETA

Anna Maria Mendieta, a principal harpist with the Sacramento Philharmonic and Opera, has performed with orchestras and chamber music groups across the country and beyond including the San Francisco Symphony, San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Ballet, Russian National Orchestra, and the Russian State Ballet. She has performed for Pope Benedict XVI, Present Clinton, President Gorbachev, the King and Queen of Spain; for National Hispanic Week in Washington D.C., the World Youth Day events in Madrid, and at the Vatican. Ms Mendieta has been honored with concertos specially composed for her including a commission award from the American Harp Society.


With many albums to her credit, Anna Maria Mendieta has appeared in movies, on television, radio, and the Emmy Awards. She has performed with Frederica von Stade, Josh Groban, Frank Sinatra Jr, Olivia Newton John, Moody Blues, and Barry Manilow, who calls her his “favorite harpist.”

Ms. Mendieta performs with styles of music from classical to contemporary and is recognized internationally as a pioneer in performing Argentine tango music on the harp with praises by The American Symphony Orchestra League as an “exceptional and charismatic” soloist. Her creation “Tango del Cielo,” a national touring concert-show, is the focus of a documentary film. When she’s not pulling strings, Anna Maria is out on the dance floor as a part of the show.


More information can be found at:http://www.AnnaMariaMendieta.com

Purchase Tickets

DEC 15 – Beatnik Studios (Sacramento)

DEC 16 – Beatnik Studios (Sacramento)

SEASON PASS (2019-20)

DONATION (2019-20)

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