Seraphic Fire Presents Handel: Coronation AnthemsConcerts & Performances
South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center and Seraphic Fire present Handel: Coronation Anthems. Tickets are $20-$55 and can be purchased online at SMDCAC.org or by calling 786-573-5300. Handel’s monumental Coronation Anthems, composed in 1727 for the coronation of King George II and Queen Caroline of England, bring an exciting, regal note to Seraphic Fire’s season at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center. Continuing in the same royal vein, Seraphic Fire will complete this program with the Florida premiere of Marc Antoine Charpentier’s triumphant Te Deum, a masterwork of the French Baroque style. The singers of Seraphic Fire will be joined by The Sebastians to perform these exquisite pieces. The performance will be conducted by Patrick Dupré Quigley.Pre-show talk: Music for Ceremony ; Join SMDCAC an hour before the performance for a pre-concert conversation with Chorus Master Dr. James K. Bass as he compares American and European ceremonial music.