PASSION – Through the Dark Clouds
Sunday, March 1, 2020 • 5 p.m.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s beloved Requiem is interspersed with haunting newer works exploring loss and mortality, yet also bringing a sense of peace in contrast with the powerful and terrifying requiem text. Featuring an orchestra and guest soloists Deborah Sternberg, soprano; Cara Schaefer, mezzo-soprano; Matthew Loyal Smith, tenor; and Stephen Bryant, bass-baritone. Additional works by Victoria Bond, John Tavener, Moses Hogan, and Andrew Earle Simpson.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Requiem (1792 Süssmayer version)
Victoria Bond, Your Voice is Gone
John Tavener, Song for Athene
Moses Hogan, Abide with Me
Johannes Brahms, Selig Sind, die da Leid tragen from Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45
Andrew Simpson, Wayfaring Stranger