When:
Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 4:00p -
5:30p

Where:
Church of Our Saviour
25 Monmouth St.
Brookline, MA 02446

Admission:
$20 general, $15 students, seniors, military

Categories:
Date Idea, LGBT, Music, Nightlife, Performing Arts

Event website:
http://meravelha.com

Meravelha presents a vivid musical history of Medieval Ireland through tales of her many saints. Pagan Brigid, later revered as a Christian abbess, was said to turn water to beer; Columba converted the Picts of Scotland and was part of Europe’s first copyright dispute; and Patrick was captured by pirates before becoming Ireland’s most famous saint. From grumpy abbots to cat-owning clerks, you’ll hear colorful stories that bridge the ancient Celtic and early Christian traditions. The program includes selections spanning the 12-14th centuries from the Dublin Troper, Cormac’s Psalter, the Inchcolm Antiphoner, and others.

Meravelha: Teri Kowiak, director, voice; Barbara Allen Hill, Catherine Stein, voices; Jaya Lakshminarayanan, voice, harp, hurdy-gurdy; Ari Nieh, voice, percussion; Dan Meyers, winds, percussion, voice; Karen Burciaga, vielle, hurdy-gurdy

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25/02/2018 16:00:00 25/02/2018 17:30:00 15 Isle of Saints: Music from Medieval Ireland Meravelha presents a vivid musical history of Medieval Ireland through tales of her many saints. Pagan Brigid, later revered as a Christian abbess, was said to turn water to beer; Columba converted... Church of Our Saviour, Brookline, MA 02446 Organizer Organizer e-mail false DD/MM/YYYY Reddit