The Making of The Psalms of David

Take a look beyond the music and enrich your experience before the concert.  Discover the rich history behind the composers, the music pieces, and how they have evolved throughout history.


History: the Music

Musicologist Laura Stanfield Prichard explores the history of what music The Boston Cecilia will be singing in the upcoming concert, Handel and Mozart: Psalms of David.

What to listen for

Laura continues the series by sharing what she is looking forward to hearing at the performance from The Boston Cecilia.

Original Debut of the pieces

Laura tells the story of when the Handel and Mozart pieces were originally debuted, and what the reaction of the audience was in that time period.

People involved in creating the music

Finally, Laura ends the series by talking about all the essential people involved in creating these masterpieces of music.