And yet the light returns (World premiere)

Western Wind Ensemble

New York, NY, United States

The Church of St. Luke in the Fields

7:00 PM
$35, 20 for Students/seniors

The Western Wind will give the premiere of "And yet the light returns," a new piece commissioned by them, as part of their holiday concert.

This concert by the Western Wind will feature the world premiere of a new piece commissioned by them,  And yet the light returns, to a poem by Rami Shapiro.  The new piece is a reflection on light, as a central symbol for Chanukah and other winter celebrations, and its return at a times of darkness both literal and emotional.

The concert, “Home for the Holidays: From Darkness to Light,” will also include Christmas Music by Carrillo, Debussy, Ives, Poulenc; Hebrew, Yiddish, & Sephardic Chanukah Songs; Robert Dennis’s “The Ballad of the Harpweaver”, and  and “Lazarus” by Martha Sullivan.

Venue Details

487 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
United States
(212) 924-0562