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!


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

Frank Martin                                                        Kyrie from the Mass for Double Choir

. .  out of the rolling ocean                                                                                                                 

Ralph Vaughan Williams                                     Three Shakespeare Songs

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)   


Aaron Copland                                                    The Promise of Living

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