Chicago Choral Artists Concert
Event Date: May 3, 2014
Posted: February 23, 2014
Location: Illinois, USA
Chicago Choral Artists presents HOW SWEET THE SOUND, American Sacred Music from 18th Century to the present, curated and conducted by guest conductor, Wayland Rogers. The concert explores the traditions of Sacred Harp, Afro-American Spirituals and Shaker Tunes before moving to contemporary works related to the earlier styles. Contemporary composers include Stephen Paulus, Bobby McFerrin, Rosephanye Powell and three world premieres by Wayland Rogers. Dates are May 3, 4 and 11. James Brown is the organist.
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