El Mundo presents "Villancicos y Cantadas de Navidad," a celebration of holiday music from Italy, Spain and her colonies in the New World. Join director, Baroque guitarist and lutenist Richard Savino and the ensemble for a festive multicultural extravaganza that includes newly discovered vocal and instrumental works from the archives of the Los Angeles Archdiocese. Includes a pre-concert talk at 7:15 p.m., with music starting at 8 p.m.
Dedicated to showcasing music from the Middle Ages through the 1700s, Houston Early Music presents concerts performed with historical instruments and styles true to the period. This season encompasses both masterworks and little-known gems with the goal of inspiring audiences to re-imagine the past.