CHORA NOVA
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2013-2014 Season

  • 4PM Sunday, November 24, 2013

    First Congregational Church of Berkeley

    • Antonín Dvořák:
      • Stabat Mater

      Soloists

      • Angela Eden Moser, soprano
      • Lisa van der Ploeg, mezzo-soprano
      • Jonathan Smucker, tenor
      • Jeffrey Fields, baritone
      • Nadia Blank, piano
      • Dale Tsang-Hall, piano
    • Program Notes
  • 8PM Saturday, March 15, 2014

    First Congregational Church of Berkeley

    Pre-concert talk 7:20 p.m: Nalini Ghuman, Associate Professor of Music, Mills College


    4PM Sunday, March 16, 2014

    Grace Presbyterian Church, Walnut Creek

    Of Home and Far Horizons: Music from the British Isles

    • Ralph Vaughan Williams: Toward the Unknown Region
    • Edward Elgar: "Praise to the Holiest" from The Dream of Gerontius
    • Benjamin Britten: The Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard
    • John Foulds: "Requiem" and "Elysium" from A World Requiem
    • Gustav Holst: "To Varuna", "Battle Hymn", and "Hymn to Soma" from Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda
    • Sir Charles H. H. Parry: My Soul, there is a Country
    • Edward Bairstow: Let all Mortal Flesh Keep Silence
    • Samuel S. Wesley: Thou Wilt Keep Him in Perfect Peace
    • Program Notes
    • Soloists
  • 8PM Saturday, May 24, 2014

    First Congregational Church of Berkeley

    • Jan Dismas Zelenka:
      • Litaniae de Venerabili Sacramento ZWV 147
      • Regina Coeli ZWV 134
      • De Profundis in D minor
      • Gloria from Missa Dei Filii ZWV 20