Vanguard Voices sings commission of Requiem Brevis; an eight choir antiphonal work for 36 voices.
Date: May 19, 2014
Location: Michigan, USA
On Thursday evening, May 22nd Vanguard Voices and Renaissance Voices will present a 7:00 concert at Our Lady of La Salette. The concert features several antiphonal works including the second premiere of Stuart Scott's Requiem Brevis, which Vanguard Voices commissioned for these concerts. It is an a cappella requiem in a one movement, 12 minute piece for eight choirs that surround the audience. Works by Palestrina, Trombetti, Stroope, and Forrest among others will also be featured on the concert.