Jehan Alain Centenary - Choral, Organ & Chamber Works
Date: September 28, 2011
Location: California, USA
Choir type: Community Choirs
Voices of Musica Sacra presents a centenary celebration of the choral, organ and chamber works of visionary French composer, Jehan Alain.
John Kendall Bailey, Music Director
John R.S. Walko, Organ
Priscilla Call Essert, Flute
Margaret Moores, Cello
...with local young musicians
John R. S. Walko will perform organ works, including Le Jardin Suspendu, Fantasmagorie, and the brilliant Litanies. Audiences will also be treated to Alain's choral and chamber works, which are rarely performed. Voices of Musica Sacra will present several a cappella pieces, and local high school musicians join with flutist Priscilla Call Essert and cellist Margaret Moores to perform chamber works, culminating in performances of the Sarabande and the Messe Modale en Septuor.
Saturday, October 22, 2011, 2:00 pm, St. Mary’s College Chapel, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga, CA
Sunday, October 23, 2011, 2:00 pm, St. Stephen Catholic Church, 1101 Keaveny Ct., Walnut Creek, CA