Saturday 2nd May 5:30pm

St James’ Church, Dingle

InVocaMe01 addition to their Gala Concert in Cork on Friday 1st May (see page 17) VocaMe  presented another ethereal programme of music of the hymns of Kassia, a ninth-century Byzantine female composer.  These works were coupled with the chants by well known German mystic of the 12th Century, Hildegard von Bingen.  On the occasion of her canonization by the Catholic Church in 2012, the ensemble presented several pieces as part of their programme which is dedicated to the texts of 14th Century poetess Christine de Pizan set to the music of her time.  VocaMe has performed at dozens of prestigious international music festivals at home and abroad.

VocaMe online: www.vocame.de

 

 

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This concert was brought to Féile na Bealtaine in conjunction with the Cork International Choral Festival and with the support of West Kerry’s Church of Ireland Community. Particular thanks are due to Eric Prestige.