On October 16 at 7:30, Italy’s Cagliari Opera Performs Rare 1826 Oratorio at Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral in SoHo By Anne Marie Riccitelli For several years now, Brooklyn-based organist Jared Lamenzo has been researching… Read More
1826 Orphanage Benefit Concert
Reconstructed in Collaboration with the Teatro Lirico of Cagliari (Italy)
16 October 2018 at 7:30 PM
* Limited free seating will be available on the day of event.
100% of all donations for seat reservations go towards the Friends of the Erben Organ, Inc. and the pipe organ’s restoration. Teatro Lirico is graciously donating their time and talent to this effort by performing this Oratorio. We are forever grateful to them.
Painting of Sisters of Charity by Pietro Gagliardi, 1873. Courtesy of the Sisters of Charity of New York.
“Why preserve this glorious instrument? Because it is unique and irreplaceable…Listening to the transcendent sound of this 19th century American masterpiece will take us where we need to be.”
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