Chamber Singers and University Chorale

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
$15 ($10 students and seniors). Notecard
The UW Chamber Singers
In their March 12 performance at Meany Theater, the University Chamber Singers, Geoffrey Boers, director, preview their upcoming appearance at the Northwestern Division of the American Choral Directors Association conference.

The Chamber Singers and University Chorale present their Winter Quarter concert. Among other works on the program, the University Chorale, under the direction of Giselle Wyers, performs works by composers from Argentina, Venezuela, Cuba, Spain, Chile, Italy, and the United States. The Chamber Singers, under the direction of Geoffrey Boers, preview their upcoming Northwest Choral Conductors Association conference appearance with their set entitled "....and we beheld again the stars," featuring works by Claudio Monteverdi, Ingvar Lidhold, School of Music alumnus Eric Barnum, and the indie group Elbow.

 

PROGRAM DETAIL

Chamber Singers
Geoffrey Boers, director

...and we beheld again the stars...

Sfogava con le stelle by Claudio Monteverdi

...a riverder le stelle... by Ingvar Lidholm

The Stars Stand Up in the Air by Eric Barnum

Lippy Kids by Elbow arr. Geoffrey Boers

 

University Chorale
Giselle Wyers, director

Mata del anima sola by Antonio Estevez (Venezuela)
Debi Johanson, conductor

Salve Regina by Cesar Carrillo (Venezuela)

Juramento by Miguel Matamoros (Cuba)

La Guitarra from Romancero Gitano by Mario Castelnuovo Tedesco (Italy)
Matthew Blegen, conductor

El Gato by Antonio Russo (Argentina)

La Otra by Jason Michael Saunders (Washington state composer, music set to a poem by Chilean poet Gabriela Mistral)

Read more about the choirs' upcoming performances here.