Highland Camerata and Concert Choir
- 9:30 PM
Friday Nov 21, 2014
Mairs Concert Hall, Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, Music Building
The Highland Camerata will feature a suite of choruses from Handel’s Messiah with the new Allen organ in Mairs Concert Hall. The Concert Choir will do motets by Ockeghem, Hassler, and Rachmaninoff, plus a work by Ysaye Barnwell and an Indian raga arranged by Ethan Sperry. The big centerpiece of their set is John Corigliano's Fern Hill, his setting of Dylan Thomas's extraordinary poem. They’ll be joined on the Corigliano by Laura Nichols, mezzo-soprano soloist and voice faculty at Macalester. Michael McGaghie directs.
Contact: Michael McGaghie, firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty, Parents and Families and Public
Admission: Free. No tickets or reservations needed.
Sponsored By: Music
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