|Master Chorale opens 25th season Oct. 28|
The Grand Forks Master Chorale will take audiences on a musical tour of northern Europe and western Asia with "Passport to Choral Music" Sunday, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in East Grand Forks, Minn.
This is the first concert in the Master Chorale's 25th season, and the first full concert for the Chorale's new artistic director, Joshua Bronfman, who also serves as the director of choral studies at UND. Under Bronfman's direction and with accompanist Sara Bloom, the Master Chorale will perform songs from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Hungary, Estonia, Spain, and the United States.
Among the works the Chorale will perform: “Cantemus,” “Bogoroditse Devo,” “Evening,” “Autumn Landscapes (1,2,6,7),” “Ich bin der Welt,” “Audivi vocem de caelo,” “Ave Virgo Sanctissima,” “Circumdederunt Me Gemitus Morits,” “Suite de Lorca,” “Romancero Gitano” (2 movements), and “Make Our Garden Grow.”
Advance tickets are available through the Chester Fritz Auditorium box office, 777-4090.