Master Chorale of Washington Sings Mendelssohn's Elijah at the Kennedy Center
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The last date listed for Master Chorale of Washington was Sunday November 23, 2008 / 3:00pm.
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The Choral Arts Society of Washington brings the passionate music and dance of Argentina to the Kennedy Center. Tango! Soul and Heart begins with two spiritual pieces -- Lamentations of Jeremiah, a sacred a cappella motet by Argentina's most famous composer, Alberto Ginastera, and Luis Bacalov's Misa Tango, a stunning mass that features the iconic sounds of the accordion-like bandonéon. The second half of the program finds participants performing traditional and classic tango works by such composers as Astor Piazzolla, while talented guest artists showcase the dance of passion in a dazzling display. Learn More
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Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah is action-packed with whirlwinds, earthquakes and plenty of fire…interspersed with glorious moments of peace and serenity with familiar arias and well-known choruses. Mendelssohn would be celebrating his 200th birthday in 2009, so come help the Master Chorale of Washington start his birthday season in style with an inspiring performance of this great work.
Colleen Daly – Soprano
Linda Maguire – Mezzo-Soprano
Charles Reid – Tenor
Nathan Berg – Bass – Baritone
Melissa Coombs - Youth
About the Ticket Supplier: Master Chorale of Washington***8/09 - Master Chorale has closed its doors***
Founded in 1967 by the late Paul Hill, the Master Chorale of Washington (formerly the Paul Hill Chorale) has performed over 200 concerts in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, appearing in its own subscription concert series and in collaborative performances with the National Symphony Orchestra, Joffrey Ballet, Dance Theater of Harlem and many others.
The Master Chorale of Washington is currently the only symphonic-sized chorus in the greater Washington community that follows the model of the world's finest choruses; employing a complement of professional singers within its rigorously auditioned and extremely talented volunteer base.