National Archaeological Museum of Athens to Host Christmas Concert on December 24

National Archaeological MuseumThe National Archaeological Museum of Athens, Greece, will host a Christmas concert, featuring string quartet “Arco dell’Arte,” to celebrate the festive season, starting on Christmas Eve at noon.

The program presents three top Baroque concertos written for the Christmas holiday (A. Corelli’s Concerto Op.6 No.8 in G minor “Fatto per la notte di Natale,” G.Torelli’s Concerto Op.8 No.6 in G minor, P. A. Locatelli’s Concerto Op.1 No.8 in F minor) and four arias from J. S. Bach’s “Christmas Oratorio” sung by mezzo-soprano Marisia Papalexiou.

The concert is free of charge for museum visitors.

(source: ana-mpa)