I Hear America Singing: Colonial to Contemporary Music
* Additional fees apply.
The last date listed for San Francisco Lyric Chorus: I Hear America Singing was Sunday April 27, 2014 / 5:00pm.
Program (subject to change):
William Billings: Chester – I Am The Rose of Sharon – Euroclydon
Alice Parker: Harmonious Herbst (cantata based on the work of American Moravian composer Johannes Herbst, 1735-1812)
Two Civil War songs: Lorena – Tenting on the Old Camp Ground
John Stafford Smith: The Anacreontick Song – Adams and Liberty (precursors of “The Star Spangled Banner”)
Ralph Hunter, arr.: Four Temperance Songs
Stephen Paulus: Afternoon On A Hill – The Day Is Done
Daniel Gawthrop: Night, Sleep, Death and the Stars
Eric Whitacre: The Seal Lullaby – This Marriage – little tree