Musica Matrix non profit organization is Bringing History to Life with another excellent concert on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 7pm in the Crystal Room of the Ashland Springs Hotel.
This concert is entitled Songs of the Sephardim and features Judaic music of Medieval Spain.
Doors open at 6:30 pm at which time free hors d-oeuvres will be served, and wine available for purchase by the glass.
Tickets are $25, those under 21 may enter free, and payment by check, credit card or cash is accepted. Seats are first come first served, with no advanced reservations, so arrive early to get a great seat!
Presenting a broad range of instruments, it features two singers, both skilled interpreters in this genre.
Lauren Pomerantz is internationally acclaimed in this style, with several CDs featuring prominent artists, and having spent time in Spain working closely with the Sephardic community there, as well as with greats such as Jordi Savall and Montserrat Figueras.
Pat O’Scannell directed the award winning Terra Nova Consort and has played to audiences of thousands at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival for over 30 years. Her group toured nationally and internationally, receiving critical acclaim in the San Francisco Chronicle, The Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, and The Boston Globe to name a few, was heard on Millennium of Music (D.C.), West Coast Live (CA), Harmonia (IN) St. Paul Sunday (MN) and on Public Radio stations worldwide. She has made 19 recordings, with two winning international acclaim.