Melodia Women's Choir of NYC presents "Timeless"
Event Date: November 20, 2010
Posted: November 7, 2010
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: Chamber Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Melodia Women's Choir of NYC kicks off its eighth season with two concerts of timeless treasures - the very best of women's choral repertoire - with spectacular new works. Britten: Missa Brevis in D; Poulenc: Litanies a la Vierge Noire; Faure: Ave verum; Joan Szymko: Ave Maria; David Conte: A Hope Carol; David Willcocks: Psalm 150, plus the world premiere of new commissioned work by performer/composer Becca Stevens: Soli Deo Gloria. Conducted by Cynthia Powell, with Taisiya Pushkar, piano, and Nancianne Parrella, organ.
Concerts are: Saturday November 20 at 8PM at Holy Apostles Church, 296 Ninth Avenue at 28th St. NYC, and Sunday November 21 at 3PM at West End Collegiate Church, 368 West End Avenue at 77th Street, NYC. Reception follows Saturday's concert.
Tickets: $20 advance (sen/stu $15 advance), $25 door. Available at www.melodiawomenschoir.org or 800-838-3006 (brown paper tickets).