Counterpoint Concerts: Spring/Summer 2011

Counterpoint Concerts
The Legacy Concerts: Robert De Cormier and Counterpoint
Counterpoint and an ensemble of nine instruments will present a comprehensive survey of the music of director Robert De Cormier, including the concentrated “Four Sonnets to Orpheus” to text by Rainer Maria Rilke, the moving cantata “Legacy” on poems by American poet John Dobbs, and classic arrangements of American folksongs and spirituals from the familiar to the unexpected.

Fri Apr 1
, 7:30 pm, Hanover, NH, St Thomas’ Church
Sat Apr 2, 7:30 pm, Montpelier, Unitarian Church
Sun Apr 3, 4:00 pm, Burlington, St Paul’s Cathedral
Information at (802) 540-1784
When the Rabbi Danced:
Music of Jewish Life from the Shtetl to the Resistance

Sun, May 1, 7:00 pm, Rutland Jewish Center
Information at (802) 773-3455 or www.rutlandjewishcenter.org

Sundays on the Hill

Counterpoint’s annual summer appearance in Weston. Always sold out, so get there early!
$5 general admission
Sun, Aug 14, 4:00 pm, Weston, The Church on the Hill
http://www.vtchurchonthehill.org/concerts.html  


Vermont
Sings for Peace IV
Five Vermont choruses will join famed folksinger Peter Yarrow for this powerful celebration, now in its fourth year.
Sat, Sep 24, 7:00 pm, Burlington, Ira Allen Chapel (UVM)
Free admission, collection taken for Operation Respect (http://www.operationrespect.org)
Information at (802) 540-1784

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