concert - Vocal Arts Ensemble (Durham, NC)
Date: June 1, 2009
Location: North Carolina, USA
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
The Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham, a 35-voice choir, will present "A Nightingale Sings," this year's annual summer concert in Duke Chapel on Sunday, June 7, at 7 pm. Featured works are Herbert Howells Requiem, Penderecki's Agnus Dei, Ross Lee Finney's Spherical Madrigals, and Gene Puerling's arrangement of "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square." Rodney Wynkoop conducts.
Gretchaninoff - Svete tihiy
Paul Leary – Dum medium silentium
Penderecki – Agnus dei
Howells – Requiem
Elgar - There is sweet music
Whitacre – Water Night
Finney - Spherical Madrigals
Lassus – Quel rossignuol
Rimsky-Korsakoff/arr. Swingle - Flight of the Bumble-bee
Puerling, arr. - A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Tickets are available at the door or through the Duke University box Office, 919-684-4444 or www.tickets.duke.edu.