The Choir of First Church in Boston in concert
Paul Cienniwa, director
Sunday, January 27, 2013, 1:30pm
$20 suggested donation
reception to follow
Three Songs for Chorus a capella: Philip Glass
Der 92. Psalm , D. 952: Franz Schubert
William Thorpe, baritone soloist
Sometimes I Feel: trad., arr. A. Parker and R. Shaw
Christina English, mezzo-soprano soloist
Emersonia, Op. 113 (concert premiere): Larry Thomas Bell
Love is the Spirit of this Church, Op. 85, No. 3 (concert premiere): Karl Henning
Iste sunt: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Late October (concert premiere): Paul Cienniwa
Leaves of Grass, Op. 100: Paul Creston
James Liu, baritone soloist
Larry Thomas Bell, speaker
Bob Winkley, pianist
About the concert...
The Choir of First Church in Boston, under the direction of Paul Cienniwa, will give a concert on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 1:30pm. The fully professional ensemble will perform some of its favorite works along with several concert premieres of pieces written for the group, including Larry Thomas Bell’s Emersonia, Op. 113, Karl Henning’s Love is the Spirit of this Church, Op. 85, No. 3, and Paul Cienniwa’s Late October. Also featured will be Paul Creston’s rarely heard Leaves of Grass, Op. 100.
The suggested donation is $20, to benefit the church’s music program. A reception will follow. For more information, visit www.firstchurchbostonmusic.org.