Presented December 16, 2012
Christopher Otto, violin
Ari Streisfeld, violin
John Pickford Richards, viola
Kevin McFarland, cello
The JACK Quartet electrifies audiences worldwide with "explosive virtuosity" (Boston Globe) and "viscerally exciting performances" (New York Times).
Rorate Caeli—arranged by Kevin McFarland (Gregorian chant used during Advent)
Michael Harrison—Chant (world premiere)
Guillaume Dufay—Moribus et genere, arranged by John Pickford Richards
Sasha Zamler-Carhart—The St. Francis String Quartets (world premiere)
Rodericus—Angelorum Psalat, arranged by Christopher Otto
This concert was presented in front of the Museum's Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche in the Medieval Sculpture Hall.
The exhibit of the crèche is made possible by gifts to The Christmas Tree Fund and the Loretta Hines Howard Fund.