Celtic Christmas Vespers: Apollo’s Fire

Apollo's Fire

"Apollo's Fire is a superb ensemble that pairs vigor with finesse, enlisting period instruments to play baroque fare in a rigorously informed style."—Washington Post 
"Maverick energy..."—Arts Desk, London

Making their first major New York appearance, the internationally renowned Apollo's Fire, known for its "flair and drama" (Globe and Mail, Toronto), invites audiences to celebrate colorful Celtic artistic traditions with the program Sacrum Mysterium: A Celtic Christmas Vespers, considered one of their most remarkable and brilliant evenings of music.

Apollo's Fire, The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra
Jeannette Sorrell, Conductor
Meredith Hall, Soprano
with Ensemble La Nef of Montreal—Sylvain Bergeron, director/archlute. Also with Jesse Blumberg, baritone, and Steve Player, dancer/guitar

Bring the Kids for $1.

Tickets to this event include Museum admission.

Above: Apollo's Fire © Val Kozlenko

See more in Concerts and Performances, Bring the Kids, Holiday Concerts

Cover of brochure

Featuring: The Return, Vijay Iyer, Chiara String Quartet, Tan Dun, William Kentridge, and more.

View the fall 2015 brochure.

Met Museum Presents Blog

The Met Museum Presents blog takes you behind the scenes and into the creative process of artists, curators, and thought leaders featured in the Met's performance and conversation series.

Parents and children enjoying a performance

Selected concerts throughout the year offer special $1 tickets for kids (ages 7–16) accompanied by an adult purchasing a full-price ticket (maximum three children's tickets per paying adult).

See a list of Bring the Kids programs.