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The Blue Sea Slumbers | Choral Moods Featuring GHOSTLIGHT

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German Lutheran Church of St. Paul

315 West 22nd Street

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7:30PM - The Blue Sea Slumbers | Choral Moods Featuring GHOSTLIGHT

This evening’s works span over 500 years and highlight the great heritage of choral singing through the versatility of the GHOSTLIGHT Chorus. Rarities for mixed choir by Clara Schumann and Johannes Ockeghem are paired with J.S.Bach’s masterful motet for double chorus. GHOSTLIGHT then joins Festival musicians in Binna Kim’s Festival Commission stacked emotions and the World Premiere performance of Requiem by Kathryn Salfelder. To get a taste of Salfelder’s incredible work, click here.
Ticket includes Late Night Jazz Concert.

Reception generously underwritten by Elizabeth & Stephen Thomson

PROGRAM

Clara Schumann Drei gemischte Chöre (1848)
Bach Fürchte Dich nicht, motet for two Choirs, BWV 228 (1726)
Binna Kim stacked emotions (2019)
Ockeghem Ave Maria
Kathryn Salfelder Requiem (2017)

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Choir | GHOSTLIGHT Chorus
Conductor | Evelyn Toester DeGraf, Ken-David Masur
Piano | Andrea Lam
Organ | Jacob Kruzansky
Violin | Natsumi Tsuboi, Chloe Fedor, Mariella Haubs, Chloe Kiffer, Soo Yeon Kim, Jocelyn Zhu, Hasse Borup, Ryosuke Suho
Viola | Maiko Takimoto, Vladimir Babeshko, Jeremy Kienbaum
Cello | Jonathan Butler, Angela Lee
Double Bass | Mariya Andonova, Kaden Henderson

10PM - Late Night Jazz | Two Pianos Under One Roof

Join husband and wife pianists, Adam Birnbaum and Katsura Tanikawa, for a late night performance inspired by the intimate partnership and love between Robert & Clara Schumann. Program will include selections from Robert’s beloved Myrthen and Liebesfrühling song cycles, readings of entries from the Schumann marriage diary, as well as Adam & Katsura’s take on Clara’s Variations on Theme by Schumann, Op. 20.

Enjoy this video featuring the mesmerizing Adam Birnbaum working his magic on the piano!

Featuring

Piano | Katsura Tanikawa and Adam Birnbaum
Soprano | Marisa Karchin
Baritone | Max Parsons
Reading | Lucy Shelton and Ken-David Masur

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