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PopUp Choir #10 – A Word’s Worth

August 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

$5 - $15

A rich program including music by living composers, “A Word’s Worth” will celebrate the special relationship between text and music that choral music provides. The concert will feature texts by some of the greatest poets that we’ve ever known, including Whitman, Donne, and Longfellow, as well as beautiful texts by anonymous writers.

The Uncertainty of the Poet – Cary John Franklin
The Sweetheart of the Sun – Eric Barnum
Give Me Your Stars to Hold – Richard Waters
Three Whitman Settings – René Clausen
Song for Athene – John Tavener   Shakespeare and liturgy
How They So Softly Rest – Healey Willan
Wedding Cantata – Daniel Pinkham
At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners – Williametta Spencer


August 12, 2017
7:30 pm
$5 - $15
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St. Paul Seminary Chapel of St. Mary
2260 Summit Avenue
Saint Paul, MN United States
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