Kantorei Concert: “Fire and Ice”
Sunday, October 6, 2019, 3:00pm
Wellshire Presbyterian Church, Denver
Acclaimed composer, Ola Gjeilo joins Kantorei in this program featuring the world premiere of his new “The Road” an expanded musical portrait of his homeland, Norway with texts by renowned poet, Charles Anthony Silvestri. Written for Kantorei for these concerts, Ola will accompany the choir along with string orchestra.
Also included on the program are Morten Lauridsen’s Madrigali: Six “Fire Songs” on Italian Renaissance Poems and songs of the elements by Frank Ticheli, John Rutter, Katerina Gimon and Eric Whitacre.