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Music of the Convents on Sounds Choral

Sounds Choral this Sunday (1/14) features music composed by nuns during the 16th and 17th centuries.

Host Jaqueline Horner-Kwiatek presents selections of sacred and secular music composed by nuns in this episode, "Secret Voices: Music of the Convents." Listen at 2 pm.

Dr. Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek, mezzo-soprano, is a singer, conductor, educator, and composer. Dr. Horner-Kwiatek holds a D.M.A. from The Juilliard School and is on the Performance Faculty at Princeton University where she teaches voice. She is also the Director of Early Music Princeton Singers and is Associate Director of the Vocal Consort Certification Program. In addition, she is on the voice faculty at New York University and teaches music history and appreciation classes at The Juilliard School Extension Division.