Dainava Lithuanian Chorale concert - Sunday, January 23
Event Date: January 23, 2011
Posted: January 11, 2011
Location: Illinois, USA
Choir type: Community Choirs
Chicago's "Dainava Lithuanian Chorale" will present a concert of sacred music in remembrance of those who have died for Lithuania's freedom.
Sunday, January 23, 2011
Nativity B.V.M. Church
6812 S. Washtenaw Ave., Chicago
This concert, entitled “Aukos Dvasia” (“The Spirit of Sacrifice”), is being held on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the killings of unarmed civilians at the Vilnius TV Tower on January 13th, 1991. The program will feature “Requiem” by John Rutter (acoompanied by instrumental ensemble and organ), “Misios” (Mass for mixed choir and organ) by Vidmantas Bartulis and “Taikos Dvasia” (Spirit of Peace) by Vaclovas Augustinas, along with other Lithuanian works. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Additional information (including a link to purchase tickets online) can be found at http://www.dainava.us/news_en.shtml.