Little Match Girl Passion

Little Match Girl Passion

Wednesday, December 3, 7:00 p.m.

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“A haunting tale, perfect for Christmas” —The New York Times

Kent Tritle leads the Manhattan School of Music Chamber Choir in David Lang’s Pulitzer Prize–winning Little Match Girl Passion, based on Hans Christian Andersen’s powerful story of a young girl struggling in the face of apathy on New Year’s Eve. The program also features seasonal motets.

Tickets to this event include Museum admission.

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Above: Lewis Carroll (British 1832-1898), Alice Liddell as “The Beggar Maid”, 1858. Albumen silver print from glass negative, 16.3 x 10.9 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/16 in. ). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005 (2005.100.20)

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