VocalEssence presents Community Sing with Simon Halsey
Event Description: Sing with internationally-renowned
British conductor Simon Halsey as he leads an evening
of all-British choral music, including Vaughn Williams’s
O Clap Your Hands, Stanford’s Beati Quorum Via,
and Dove’s I Am the Day. Co-sponsored by the American
Choral Directors Association of Minnesota.
Recognized as one of the world’s leading conductors of
choral repertoire, Simon Halsey has been chorus director
of the City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus for over 25 years
and is chief conductor of the Berlin Radio Choir. He is
also artistic director and founder of the dynamic professional
choir European Voices, formed at the invitation of Sir Simon Rattle.
Date of Event: Friday, October 23, 2009
Start time of event: 7:00pm
End time of event: 8:30pm
Presenter/Sponsored by: VocalEssence
Location: Plymouth Congregational Church, Guild Hall
Location address: 1900 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Parking (free or responsibility of attendee): Free
Cost per person: $15 which includes required music.
Participants can also save $5 on tickets to the
VocalEssence “British Invasion” performance
conducted by Simon Halsey on Saturday, October 24
at the Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis.
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