Good News!: Music by Ola Gjeilo and Eric Whitacre, plus classic American Hymns and Spirituals
The San Francisco Lyric Chorus invites singers to join us for our joyous Spring 2020 Season as we sing music by two major contemporary composers, Ola Gjeilo and Eric Whitacre, plus a variety of classic American hymns and spirituals.
Ola Gjeilo: Prelude * The Spheres * Days of Beauty * The Rose
Eric Whitacre: Goodnight Moon * Animal Crackers II: The Canary; The Eel; The Kangaroo
Charles Silvestri/Eric Whitacre: Each Morning She Walks
Alice Parker/Robert Shaw: Wondrous Love * Saints Bound For Heaven * Come Away To The Skies
James Erb: Shenandoah
Jester Hairston: Elijah Rock * In Dat Great Getting’ Up Mornin’
Stacey Gibbs: Lord, If I Got My Ticket
John Barron/Rowland Pack: Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen
William Dawson: Ain’t-A That Good News
We have openings in all parts—sopranos, altos, tenors, basses--and would love to have you join us for this exciting program!
Rehearsals and auditions began Monday, January 13, 2020. Rehearsals are on Mondays, 7:15-9:45 pm, at Trinity+St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, St. Peter’s Hall, 1620 Gough Street, San Francisco (between Bush Street and Austin Alley). Concert dates are Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8 pm and Sunday, May 17, 2020, 5 pm at Trinity+St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, open again for performances after nine years.