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Skylark Vocal Ensemble Presents Live Concert, “It’s a Long Way,” at First Parish
- Date: Sunday, October 10, 2021
- Time: 2:00pm–5:00pm
- Location:First Parish Sanctuary & Via Zoom, 349 Boston Post Road, Weston, MA 02493
Pre-concert talk at 2:00 pm; concert begins at 3:00 pm
The Sanctuary will once again be filled with the lovely voices of the Skylark Vocal Ensemble. This first concert of their 2021-2022 season, It’s a Long Way, explores our collective experience of living through the 19 months since their last concert. It has been a time of great disruption, of isolation, of fear, and of loss, but also a time for reflection, for hope, for growth, and for action.
In addition to pieces arranged for choir, half a dozen Skylark singers are featured as soloists in a concert that explores a wide range of musical styles – renaissance polyphony, traditional folksongs, modern choral compositions, solo songs for voice, romantic lieder, and even a classic jazz standard. It’s a Long Way was recorded as Skylark’s next album in the summer of 2021, with 26 artists taking part in a innovative recording that we believe may be our finest yet. Join us for what will be an unforgettable return to the concert hall!
The Ensemble will be back at First Parish for concerts in December, March and April. Click here for their full concert schedule. Click here to subscribe to their concert season or here to order tickets for this concert. Tickets for this concert will be available at the door.