NIU Concert Choir, NIU Chamber Choir, University Chorus

Tickets must be purchased online prior to event.  Tickets will not be available at the door.

Eric Johnson, conductor

PROGRAM

Chamber Choir

A Royal Entrance

  • Zadok the Priest - George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
  • A retrospective on the 80th birthday of American composer Morten Lauridsen (b. 1943)

Three Looks at Love

  • Amor, Io Sento L’alma from Six Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance Poems
  • Sa Nuit d’Ete from Nocturnes
  • Mediocritie in Love Rejected from Four Madrigals on Renaissance Texts
    • Ranan Antonini, Violin
    • Brandon Rittenour, Cello
    • Anna Rockman, Flute
    • Yu-Yu Chang, Bassoon
    • Cameron Stevenson, Tambourine

University Chorus

  • To Sit and Dream - Rosephanye Powell (b. 1961)
  • Flight SongKim - André Arnesen (b. 1980)
  • Magnificent Horses - Jing Ling Tam 
    • Chih I Hsiao, Erhu

University Chorus and Concert Choir (US Premiere)

  • Pilgenis Täis - Pärt Uusberg (b. 1986)

Concert Choir

In Praise

  • Awake the Harp (from The Creation)  - Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
  • I Will Lift Mine Eyes - Jake Runestad (b. 1986) 

Global Melodies

  • Unclouded Day (No. 1 from Heavenly Home) - Traditional Gospel Hymn - arr. Shawn Kirchner (b. 1970)
  • Daniel, Daniel Servant of the Lord - Traditional Spiritual - Undine Smooth Moore (1904-1989)
  • Leron, Leron Sinta - Traditional Filipino Folk Song -  arr. Saunder Choi (b. 1988)

Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Music Building, Boutell Memorial Concert Hall
550 Lucinda Ave, DeKalb, IL 60115

Event Type

Concerts, Exhibits and Performances

Topic

Arts and Culture, Music and Concerts

Target Audience

Students, Faculty and Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students

Website

https://www.niu.edu/music/performance...

Cost

General Public $7, Non-NIU students, Seniors, and Staff $5, NIU Student are free

Department
School of Music
Contact Name

Tina Zemzemi

Contact Email or Phone

tzemzemi@niu.edu

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