It Is Time

Saturday, May 18, 2019 • 5 p.m.

Featuring premieres of two newly commissioned works for chorus and chamber orchestra in honor of Gisèle Becker’s retirement.  

The Habit of Creation
music and text by Maurice Saylor 

It Is Time
music by Andrew Earle Simpson
and text by Roberto Ifill
featuring Music Director Designate Victoria Gau

plus selections from

The Hour-Glass
music by Irving Fine and text by Ben Jonson

A wine and cheese reception will follow the concert.