GATHERING: A Sesquicentennial Celebration

14 Apr 2018 - 7:30pm

Tickets on sale now!

Ticket Prices:
Adults: $35
Students: $20 (available for purchase on-site at Alice Tully Hall with student ID)

Price includes admitance to post-concert reception. Light desserts and cash bar will be available. Also enjoy a special performance by The Other Guys!

Program

Donald Grantham                                                 J’ai  e’te’ au bal
(b. 1947)     

. . .woven into fire                                                                                                                                

Hildegard of Bingen                                             O ignis spirtus paracliti
(1098-1179)                                                              Geoffrey Williams, alto                                                                     

Stephen Paulus                                                   Hymn to the Eternal Flame
(1949-2014)                                        

Frank Martin                                                        Kyrie from the Mass for Double Choir
(1890-1974)                        

. .  out of the rolling ocean                                                                                                                 

Ralph Vaughan Williams                                     Three Shakespeare Songs
(1972-1958)                                                        

arr. William Deguire                                              Tommy’s Gone to Ilo
                                                                               
Michael Brand, baritone
Harlem Renaissance                                                                                                                                            
William Averitt                                                      Fire, fire from Afro-American Fragments      
(b. 1948)                                                                Simon Tiffin and Hanqian Zhu, piano                                                               

John Mackey                                                       The Frozen Cathedral 
(b. 1973)   

                                                                             Intermission

Aaron Copland                                                    The Promise of Living
(1900-1990)

Dominick Diorio                                                    Gathering
(b. 1984)                                                                Yvonne Redman, soprano

Richard Powers, libretto                                        Richard Todd Payne, baritone
(b. 1957)                                                                               

Various                                                                  Illini Jubilee
arr. Scott Boerma, Mark Grizzard