Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra’s next concert features Sacred Lenten music written in the New World in the 16th and 17th centuries by such composers as Gaspar Fernandes, Hernando Franco, Francisco Lopez y Capillas, and Juan de Lienas as well as an anonymous 16th-century Missa written in Brazil and a St. Matthew Passion written in 17th- century Mexico.
Featured soloists from the award-winning Concord Ensemble include Paul Flight (3/21) and Daniel Roihl (3/22), countertenors; Pablo Corá and N. Lincoln Hanks, tenors; Shawn Kirchner, baritone; and Aaron Cain and Scott Graff, bass-baritones.
Sat., March 21, 8 p.m.: Pasadena Presbyterian Church, 585 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
Sun., March 22, 7 p.m.: First United Methodist Church of Santa Monica, 1008 11th St., Santa Monica
Tickets are $39.
For more information, (310) 458-4504 , www.MusicaAngelica.org.