November 26, 2011, 8:00 PM
St. Matthew's Church, 130 Glebe Ave., Ottawa
Festive works from the German and Italian Baroque
Baroque Christmas, on November 26, 2011, includes festive works from the German and Italian baroque, featuring Schütz' masterpiece, Weihnachts-Historie, SWV 435, as well as other works by Praetorius, Gabrieli, and more. The choir is joined by a baroque ensemble playing on period instruments, including strings, sackbuts and cornets. A reception will follow the performance at which the OBC's new CD, Cantate Domino, in honour of its 10th anniversary, will be released.