Voices in Motion

Exploring Sound and Space
Sunday, March 5, 2017
concert-clock 5:00 pm
concert-pin All Souls Church

Musica Viva NY presents a second installment of Voices in Motion, continuing its exploration of sound and space. The program pairs inspiring choral works – including  Antonin Dvořák’s Goin’ Home (arranged by William Arms Fisher), part of the New York Philharmonic’s 175th Anniversary New World Initiative –  with fascinating organ works that showcase the many sonic colors of the Holtkamp pipe organ. All Souls’ historic sanctuary is used in dynamic ways as the choir moves throughout the space during the program in varying configurations.

PROGRAM

Apparition de l’église éternelle by Olivier Messiaen

O vos omnes, from Tenebrae responsories by Tomás Luis de Victoria

Nunc dimittis by Arvo Pärt

Rubrics: IV. The peace may be exchanged by Dan Locklair

Totus tuus by Henrik Gorecki

Goin’ Home by Antonin Dvořák (arr. William Arms Fisher)

Paean by Kenneth Leighton

Mother and Child by John Tavener

O Magnum Mysterium by Morten Lauridsen

Le jardin suspendu by Jehan Alain

Stars by Eriks Ešenvalds

Put Vejini (Blow, Winds!) by Imant Raminsh

 

Approximate running time: 90 minutes

All Souls Church

1157 Lexington Avenue,

New York, NY 10075.

All Souls Church

1157 Lexington Avenue,

New York, NY 10075.

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