Charites is a musical
ensemble committed to bringing the art of early composers to
life through bold, expressive performances. The group draws
on both historical and modern practices to create theatrical
spectacles, combining virtuosic singing, movement and poetry
to involve, delight and move listeners. Charites’
imaginative approach appeals to seasoned audiences, as well
as those who are experiencing early music for the first
(pronounced CAR-ee-tace) is the Greek term for the "Graces,"
the three mythological daughters of Zeus and Eurynome. The
Graces govern traits such as charm, beauty, and creativity,
all of which we aim to transmit through our performances.