Friday, March 20, 2015

NEW CHAMBER CHOIR PRESENTS PREMIER EARLY & NEW MUSIC

The Bridge Ensemble - Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal

NOW SLEEPS THE CRIMSON PETAL

The Bridge Ensemble, Baltimore's newly-formed 16-voice chamber choir, presents its premier series of concerts that explore the links between pre-17th, late 20th and 21st century choral music.

WHEN:  Sat, March 28, 7:00 PM
WHERE: Mount Calvary Catholic Church, 816 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore, MD 21201

WHEN: Sun, March 29, 7:30 PM
WHERE: Epiphany Episcopal Church, 2216 Pot Spring Rd., Timonium, MD 21093

Program:

  • Plainsong chant for Maundy Thursday
  • Arvo Pärt: The Woman With the Alabaster Box 
  • david lang: oh graveyard (lay this body down)
  • Tomas Luis de Victoria: Tenebrae Responsories for Maundy Thursday 
  • John Tavener: Song for Athene
  • Paul Mealor: Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal

For tickets and more information: www.bridgeensemble.org

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