Classical, Holiday

Mysterium: Mirabile, a cappella Christmas Works Old & New

When: Fri., Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. 2021

The newly formed chamber vocal ensemble Mysterium (Bob Cowles and Yunn-Shan Ma, directors) will present as its inaugural concert of music of the Renaissance period as well as works written in the last fifty years. Composers represented include William Byrd, Jacob Handl, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Richard Rodney Bennett, Daniel Pinkham, and Abbie Betinis. Admission is free; donations will be gratefully accepted. The singers (eight in all) are required, and audience members are encouraged, to wear masks.