Village Harmony presents an evening of singing from around the world
JAFFREY, N.H. >> Village Harmony, the acclaimed teen world music singing ensemble, presents an evening concert at the Center Congregational Church, Brattleboro on Friday, Aug. 5 at 7:30 p.m. The program includes a wide range of harmony singing from around the world.
Village Harmony co-director Patty Cuyler will lead the group in shape-note songs and music from the Balkans and Caucasus Georgia. Bongani Magatyana will lead folk song and dance from his native Capetown, South Africa. Village Harmony veteran Lysander Jaffe will direct renaissance pieces.
The talented teen singers of Village Harmony summer camps have been traveling and performing in New England and an ever-widening swath of the globe since 1990, participating in cultural exchanges and delighting audiences with their heart-felt renditions of folk music from around the world. Each summer Village Harmony sponsors ten separate ensembles in New England, the Midwest and abroad.
The Village Harmony will also be at the First Church in Jaffrey, N.H. on Saturday, Aug. 6, at 7:30 p.m. and In Concord, N.H. at the Unitarian Church, 274 Pleasant St., on Sunday, Aug. 7
Village Harmony's many recordings and songbooks will be available for sale at the concert.
Suggested admission at the door is is $10, $5 for students and seniors. For information, contact: 802-254-4730, or villageharmony.org