National Chorale 2017-2018 David Geffen Hall
50th Anniversary Lincoln Center Concert Series
Friday, November 3, 2017 8:00 PM
Carl Orff Carmina Burana The most populate choral work of our time – sexy passionate and unforgettable.
Leonard Bernstein Chichester Psalms A musical depiction of the composer’s hope for brotherhood and peace.
Friday, December 15, 2017 7:30 PM
50th annual Messiah Sing-In
You are the audience-chorus of almost 3,000 voices under the batons of 17 eminent conductors. Celebrate choral singing and sing in New York’s most joyous and popular Holiday Season music event!
Photo: EVERETT McCORY, Artistic Director & Conductor with THE NATIONAL CHORALE; Photograph: © 2015 Richard Termine PHOTO CREDIT – Richard Termine
Friday, March 16, 2018 8:00 PM
Angela Rice Thy Will Be Done
New York premiere!
An Easter oratorio for soloists, choir and orchestra composed by Angela Rice of Lexington, Kentucky; hailed by critics as “sterling”.
Friday, April 13, 2018 8:00 PM
Beethoven Symphony #9 Beethoven’s monumental choral symphony – with the triumphal “Ode to Joy” – is the most powerful celebration of Man’s faith and freedom ever written. It captures our musical imagination like no other work in the repertory.
Ralph Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music A musical adaptation from William Shakespeare’s text from “The Merchant of Venice”