Photo: Anna Lee Campbell
Our Saviour's Atonement Christmas Festival Service
THIS EVENT HAS OCCURRED
Sunday, December 19, 2010 / 4:30 PM
OSA's annual Christmas Festival service, featuring Bach's Advent cantata Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, as well as carols and anthems from the German Lutheran tradition, and instrumental works performed the Reformation Brass and flutist Holly Mentzer.
J. S. Bach - Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61
Lisa Radakovich, soprano
Brent Ness, tenor
Peter Holsberg, bass
Choir of Our Saviour's Atonement Lutheran
Paul F. Mueller, conductor
About the director:
Paul F. Mueller is a versatile musician who has excelled in operatic, orchestral and choral repertoire. Recent European appearances include performances of Haydn’s Theresienmesse in Vienna and Mozart’s Requiem in London and Oxford with the English Chamber Orchestra. Other engagements include performances by Brahms, Monteverdi, Rossini, and Vivaldi in the Czech Republic, Italy, France, Spain and Hungary. Paul has appeared as guest conductor of the New Haven Symphony Orchestra’s Holiday Pops and the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall; and, on the operatic side, has conducted performances of the Barber of Seville, La Traviata, and La Boheme. A Professor of Music at Hunter College in New York City and Music Director of Our Saviour’s Atonement Church, Paul has taught at Yale University, the State University of New York, and Hofstra. An accomplished organist, he earned an Artist’s Diploma at the Hochschule fur Musik in Vienna and holds masters and doctoral degrees in Choral Conducting from Indiana University School of Music.