Sierra MarcyFrom Bach to Mozart to Massanet, soprano Sierra Marcy will present a wide ranging recital as part of the Hancock Concert Series on Sunday, February 26th at 3:00 p.m. at Hancock Church in Lexington. Alternately accompanied by David Owens at the piano and a chamber orchestra, this eclectic program will also feature songs by Delibes, deFalla, and the premiere of a new song cycle by Boston composer Peter Aldins.

Marcy, currently a resident of the Boston area, has made her presence known on the local music scene in short order with solo performances with a number of area groups in a wide range of oratorio, opera, and early music. Local credits include engagements with Newton Baroque, A Joyful Noyse Early Music, Rhode Island Civic Orchestra, Opera51 in Concord, Labyrinth Choir, and Capella Clausura. Upcoming engagements include the Mozart Requiem with the Jameson Singers. “Sierra possess a voice of remarkable beauty and agility” says Hancock’s Director of Music Mark Morgan, “She is a joy to listen to, connecting with audiences both through her gorgeous tone and her open spirit.”

The program will feature Bach’s solo cantata No. 51 and arias from Mozart’s “Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail” with chamber orchestra. Also featured will be songs by Delibes, DeFalla and Massenet, as well as premier song cycle by Boston composer Peter Aldins.
The concert is free (a freewill donation will be taken at the door to support the music programs of the church.) The event will take place at 3:00 p.m.on Sunday, February 26th in the sanctuary of Hancock Church, 1912 Massachusetts Ave, on the Battle Green in Lexington. The concert is handicap accessible and free parking is available. For more information visit www.hancockchurch.org