LD@Work: Myths & Allegories

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Listen and learn as we prepare for touring concerts with our Odyssey-based program, Myths & Allegories Open rehearsals break down conceptions about formality, build relationships with audience members, and banish preconceptions about what artistic “work” is. Audience members will be...

The Elements

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Les Délices completes their 10th Anniversary season with ground-breaking music from the 18th and 21st centuries that depicts the chaos of creation and the four elements of water, fire, earth, and wind. The program pairs Les Délices’ own arrangement of Jean-Féry Rebel’s The Elements with a newly commissioned, nature-inspired work for period instruments by young composer Theo Chandler.

$5 – $35

LD@Work: Mozart in Paris-Part 1

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

The LD@Work series provides a fresh perspective on creative artists’ process: people can simply drop in to these informal, working rehearsals as we prepare for public concerts. Repeated listening also provides additional insight into the music. Join us as we...

The Leuven Songbook

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Due to the winter storm warning in effect throughout the region and the potential travel hazards for patrons, the 8pm Leuven Songbook Concert on Saturday, January 19th is cancelled. Concert tickets for the 8pm concert will be honored at the...

$5 – $35

Charpentier’s Midnight Mass

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Beloved carols are at the core of this beautiful and jubilant concert presented in collaboration with Quire Cleveland with guest conductor Eric Milnes. French no├½ls are heard throughout Charpentier’s beloved Midnight Mass, which is featured alongside his celebratory Dialogue between...

$5 – $35

Mozart in Paris-Part 2

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Mozart in ParisÔÇôPart 2 features acclaimed American fortepianist Sylvia Berry in a brand new program for oboe, strings that offers audiences a new perspective on the famous composer. Les Délices creates a context for Mozart’s time in the City of...

$5 – $35

Let the Heavens Rejoice!

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Les Délices and our region’s premier chamber choir, Quire Cleveland, join forces for an exciting program of French Baroque music for chorus and orchestra. Resplendent, rarely-heard works by Rameau and Mondonville ÔÇô plus the modern premiere of a solo for...

Dido’s Lament

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

The incredible Irish harpist Maria Cleary and favorite soprano Clara Rottsolk join Les Délices for this program that imagines Dido, queen of Carthage, famously deserted by Aeneas. Culminating in Purcell’s famous lament “When I am laid in earth” from Dido...

Intoxicating

Lakewood Congregational Church 1375 W Clifton Blvd, Lakewood, OH, United States

Wondering what to do on those long, cold nights in your 14th-Century castle? Les Délices is inspired by heady perfumes and strong elixirs in this new Medieval program that seeks to entrance, elevate, and excite the senses. Works by Machaut,...