CHOIR & ORCHESTRA on Friday: A Mass for Our Time

10 Mar

Friday, March 12, 7:30pm

Meany Theatre


Geoffrey Boers leads the combined Chamber Singers, University Chorale, and University Symphony in a series of works portraying relevant themes for our times. Utilizing movements of the traditional Roman Catholic Mass, the concert features “Kyrie,” by Maurice Durufle; “Gloria,” by Francis Poulenc; “Eternal Sun,” by John Tavener; the premiere of a new Sanctus by Robert Kyr; and movements from “Dona Nobis Pacem,” by Ralph Vaughan Williams. New responsories by UW choral conducting student Eric Barnum will be interpersed among the movements, with dance choreographed by Elizabeth Lentz.

More info on the School of Music Events Page.


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