With a program featuring:
Mozart: Sonata No. 9 in D Major, K. 311
Scarlatti: Sonata in F minor, K. 466
Currier: Scarlatti Cadences (1997)
Liszt: Vallée d'Obermann from Years of Pilgrimage, First Year: Switzerland
Medtner: Forgotten Melodies, Book 1, Op. 38
Their approach is experimental and democratic, founded on collaboration and risk taking, on continual learning and sharing. Members explore and celebrate the multiplicity of approaches to music from around the world. They also develop new repertoire that responds to the multicultural reality of our global society.
Hailing from historic County Waterford, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Their standing room only concerts feature a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire.
The Worcester Chorus - Bach's St. John Passion
The Worcester Chorus will perform J.S. Bach's legendary oratorio at historic Mechanics Hall with a pre-concert lecture by Steven Ledbetter at 7:00 PM. Don't miss this rare performance!
May 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm - Mechanics Hall Adult $40, Student $15, Youth $5
The Worcester Chorus presents a selection of choral music that celebrates and pays tribute to those who have served our great nation.
About Music Worcester
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The Worcester Chorus of Music Worcester has been an integral part of the organization from its very beginning. Today the season of performances by the chorus, under the direction of Dr. Chris Shepard, is a popular addition to the Music Worcester concert season.
For more than 40 years in its role as the volunteer arm of Music Worcester, the Music Guild has been an important part of the cultural life of Worcester, providing financial and educational support to its parent organization.
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