Les Petits Chanteurs from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, supported by a chamber ensemble from L'Orchestre philharmonique de Ste-Trinité will perform a concert of traditional Haitian and sacred music at Christ Church Cathedral on Wednesday, October 3, at 7:00 pm.
Voluntary contributions to support the singers and L’École de musique de Ste-Trinité are requested.
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L’École de musique de Ste-Trinité, a ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti, has 1,000 students and a teaching staff of 45 full and part-time professionals. L'Orchestre philharmonique de Ste-Trinité, supported by the Episcopal Church and the government, is the national orchestra of Haiti. This is the 8th North American tour of les Petits Chanteurs, a choir of 40 male singers, mostly boys from 8 years old through their teens. They have performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., at Lincoln Center in New York, and with the Boston Symphony at Tanglewood. The chamber ensemble is composed of 12 musicians.