LIVE: Lionheart @ the College of St. Rose’s Massry Center, 12/17/10

December 24th, 2010, 3:10 pm by Greg


The evening’s program said it all, “Tydings Trew: Feasts of Christmas in Medieval England,” as far as the six-man vocal ensemble Lionheart was concerned. The carols were old, but the performance was new and breathtaking.

The six voices were flawlessly layered in harmonies, covering the Christmas holiday from December 25 through January 6 – but with a twist. The actual start of the choral performance was with “The Annunciation,” meaning, yes, the conception of Christ on March 25.

Who thinks of those nine months prior?

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Lionheart Vs. Lionheart on Friday

December 16th, 2010, 3:00 pm by Greg

Lionheart vs. Lionheart

That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, moms and dads, boys and girls.

This Friday evening right here in Nippertown – in fact just a couple of blocks away from each other in Albany – it’s the Battle Royale between Lionheart and Lionheart.

Can your heart stand it? As Sparks likes to sing, “This town ain’t big enough for the both of us!” And at the end of the night perhaps there will be only one Lionheart left standing…

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