Chichester Psalms performed by Evergreen Chorale and JSO
Date: April 16, 2014
Location: Colorado, USA
Choir type: Community Choirs
The Evergreen Chorale, Christine Gaudreau Musical and Artistic Director, in conjunction with Jefferson Symphony, Dr. William Morse will perform a concert featuring Bernstein's Chichester Psalms on April 25, 7:30 pm at Bethany Lutheran Church, Denver, (Cherr and on April 27, 4:30 pm at Rockland Community Church, Golden. In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day (4/27), both groups are performing also John William's Three Pieces from Schindler's List, Whitacre's 5 Hebrew Love Songs, two pieces with texts from Solomon: Set Me as a Seal by Clausen and Arise Beloved by Powell, as well as Ola Gjeilo's Across the Vast, Eternal Sky. In addition the program contains the premiere of Franz Roehmann's In Times Like These for chamber choir and strings - a piece set to the visionary 1935 poem by German poet Peter Gan. Acclaimed violinist Gregory Walker is featured as soloist for the John Williams and Eric Whitacre selections and the concert will be conducted by Christine Gaudreau. For more information and ticket see evergreenchorale.org.