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Ester Liberatrice del Popolo Ebreo by Alessandro Stradella
March 13, 2019 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Known as the “Caravaggio of Music”, the violent and volatile Alessandro Stradella can be considered a bridge between Carissimi and Handel. His innumerable works, both sacred and secular, still await a broader hearing in our time.
The historic Brotherhood Synagogue, once a stop on the Underground Railroad sets the stage for this work dedicated to the Hebrew Queen who saved her people, in the first New York performance in over 30 years.
Ester: Jessica Gould
Speranza Celeste: Sarah Pillow
Mardocheo: José Lemos
Aman: Ian Pomerantz
Assuero: Jonathan Woody
Due Ebree: Martha Sullivan & Amanda Sidebottom
28 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY