Embark on an introspective musical journey, navigating the duality of darkness and light with one of the most renowned chorale composers of our time, Libby Larsen.
In a Winter Garden brings together orchestra, chorus and soloists sharing a musical reflection on Advent and all its various moods and themes.This reflective concert includes the extraordinarily beautiful Pie Jesu by Lili Boulanger, and Vaughan Williams’s Christmas and Fantasia on Greensleeves, both bringing an English flair to the music of Advent season.
Madonna University Chorale - Kevin Cushman, Director
Counsellors Chorale - Thomas Oram, Director
Main Street Opera Theater - Noelle Jacquez, Director
Noelle Jacquez, soprano
Catherine Davis, soprano
Elizabeth Mitchell, mezzo-soprano
Joseph Leppek, tennor
Libby Larsen, composer
MPYO Sinfonia - Hector Qyteti, Director
A Vaughan Williams Christmas
Arcangelo Corelli Christmas Concerto (1714)
Lili Boulanger Pie Jesu (1918)
Ralph Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Greensleeves (1934)
Libby Larsen In a Winter Garden: Advent Meditations and Christmas Carols (1982)