Spring Concert by Marquette Choral Society
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The Marquette Choral Society’s spring concert features powerful music on themes of peace and environmental concerts by Ralph Vaughn Williams and Marquette composer Griffin Candey, based on texts by Walt Whitman and Marquette poet Kathleen Heideman.
The 95-member Marquette Choral Society will present their Spring concert – “The Night Psalms” – at the NMU Reynolds Recital Hall on April 28th (7:30 PM) and April 29th (3:00 PM). The concert features two cantatas from different historical eras, connected in part by the poet Walt Whitman and in whole by the resolution of deep concerns with a profound optimism.
“The Night Psalms” (World Premiere at these concerts!) was commissioned by the Marquette Choral Society from local composer Griffin Candey. This work is set to the words of local poet Kathleen M. Heideman and AnastasiaView more
General admission tickets (adults: $10; students: $6) are available from the standard ticket outlets (Berry Events Center, Forest Roberts Theater, etc.), online at tickets.nmu.edu, and at the door, at Reynolds Recital Hall on the NMU campus, at the date and time of the concert.
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Composer Griffin Candey and poet Kathleen Heideman will offer a pre-concert talk half an hour before the concert.
Lee Hall Drive and 7th Street, C.B. Hedgcock Building, Marquette, MI 49855