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Thank you for supporting our nineteenth season!

Special performance!

Boston Early Music Festival fringe concert
by Carmina and Illuminare
Saturday, June 17, 2017, 1:00 pm
Gordon Chapel, Old South Church
645 Boylston St., Boston MA 02116 view map

About Carmina and Illuminare

Carmina, directed by founder Vera Kochanowsky and assistant director Hubert Beckwith, has been performing early vocal music in the Washington DC area regularly since 1998. Carmina has been praised by both The Baltimore Sun and The Washington Post and was also featured in the Washingtonian magazine articles “Perfect Pitch” and “Good Arts Groups You Might Not Know About.”

The women’s vocal ensemble Illuminare, Carmina’s sister organization formed in 2006, is directed by Vera Kochanowsky. Illuminare has established a reputation in the Washington area for tastefully persuasive interpretations of early repetoire.

Carmina and Illuminare are honored to have received the Choralis Foundation’s 2016 Ovation Award in the category of Best Chamber Chorus in the capital region. The groups are one of four nominees for the 2017 Ovation for Most Creative Programming.

To learn more about our ensembles, please visit About Carmina and About Illuminare, and see our concert schedule at Upcoming Performances. Many of our programs are free or by donation. We hope to see you at a concert in the near future!

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