Yizkor Requiem by Thomas Beveridge
Event Date: February 2, 2012
Posted: February 1, 2012
Location: Illinois, USA
Choir type: College and University Choirs
Roosevelt University will present the Chicago premiere of Yizkor Requiem at the Harris Theater, Thursday February 2 at 7:30pm. Tickets are free. Yizkor Requiem combines elements of the Jewish Memorial Service (Yizkor) with the Catholic Requiem Mass text, creating a "sacred bridge." Soloists include Cantor Alberto Mizrahi who is featured on the Naxos recording of the work. This performance will feature the Roosevelt University's Conservatory )rchestra and Chorus. A pre-concert lecture will be presented by the composer, Thomas Beveridge and Dean Henry Fogel.