Concerts from the Library of Congress, 2014-2015: Beyond Labels

DECEMBER 6 at 7 PM

Clare College
Graham Ross

Coolidge Auditorium

Although this performance is SOLD OUT at Ticketmaster, a limited number of RUSH tickets will be available at the Library, at no cost, beginning 2 hours before each performance. Patrons are strongly encouraged to try for a RUSH ticket at the door, between 6:00 pm and concert time. Due to no-shows and returned tickets, some seats are ALWAYS available for sold out performances at curtain. RUSH tickets are offered on a space-available basis. Seats are not guaranteed.

One of the England’s most revered choral ensembles, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge makes its Library of Congress debut with a commemoration of Irving Fine’s legacy as one of the preeminent American composers of choral music. Their performance will feature works by Fine and composers who influenced him. The choir is led by Graham Ross, Director of Music and Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, one of the U.K.’s star choral conductors. He has served as chorus master for Sir Colin Davis and has conducted at both the Aldeburgh and Glyndebourne festivals.
Photo credit (Graham Ross): Ben Ealovega

FINE

The Hour-Glass
A Short Alleluia
Three Choruses from Alice in Wonderland (Set 1)

MONTEVERDI

Nisi Dominus, from the 1610 Vespers

BRITTEN/HARRISON

A Ceremony of Carols

BERNSTEIN

Chichester Psalms

SCHOENBERG

Friede auf Erden, op.13

and others

Presented in association with Songs of America
Irving Fine Centennial, 1914-2014