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Cantori New York: Messiahs False and True

  • The Church of St. Luke's in the Fields 487 Hudson St New York, NY, 10014 United States (map)

Tonight at 8:00pm, Empire City Men's Chorus friends Cantori New York will present in concert the world premiere of Rex Isenberg's Messiahs False and True, a meditation for chamber choir, clarinet, cello and narrator on charlatans and prophets, and on those who have seen and shaped the future. The concert will present two other musical explorations of prophets past: Thomas Tallis's sublime Lamentations of Jeremiah and Siegfried Thiele's Prophezeiungen, based on the writings of Leonardo da Vinci. For tickets visit

About Cantori New York
Praised by the New York Times for its “spirit of exploration” and qualities of “virtuosity and assurance”, Cantori New York fetes its 30th year, always faithful to its mission of presenting new compositions as well as neglected works that deserve the public’s attention and appreciation. Three-time winner of ASCAP's “Adventurous Programming” prize in recognition of its audacious repertoire, Cantori New York has acquired a solid reputation as an accomplished and innovative vocal ensemble.