Friday March 28th at 7pm
Saturday March 29th at 7pm
St Andrew's Cathedral
265 Sheldon Blvd, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
The Lenten program is titled “Meditations on the Passion of
Christ” and will feature masterworks passiontide music. The program
will begin with English Carols arranged by Stephen
Cleobury and Gerald Near. The program’s
framework will be sections of Robert
Chilcott’s newly composed St. John Passion (which the choir
plans to perfrom completely next season) The choir will also sing Lotti’s
8-part Crucifixus, penitential English Anthems of Henry Purcell, theReproaches of John Sanders, and a new anthem of Philip Stopford titled I Have Chosen You. The program will
conclude with the Cantique de Jean Racine
of Gabriel Faure.
As with all GRCMB programs, their concerts at St. Andrew’s
Cathedral are free and open to the public. A free will offering will be taken.