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City on the Hill: Early Hymns and Spirituals of New England

Presented by The Boston Camerata at First Church in Cambridge, Cambridge MA

Apr 05 2019
City on the Hill: Early Hymns and Spirituals of New England

A fascinating tour into the roots of New England spirituality, as expressed through music

The 17th-century Europeans who arrived in North America were searching for the blessed place where they could start their lives anew. Music accompanied their quest from the beginning.

Drawing on original sources, Camerata will perform songs by the religious groups who came to New England. From the Puritans to the anthem-singing Universalists of the 18th century, to the utopian Shakers whose spirituals and dance songs were central to the American dream of the Shining City, hear this powerful

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11 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

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