LENOX, MA. — On Saturday May14th at 7:30 the Cantilena Chamber Choir will present a performance of the choral music showcasing compositions by former Tanglewood Composition fellows in honor of the Tanglewood Music Center’s 75th Anniversary. Included on the program will be works for chorus and orchestra by Lukas Foss, Ned Rorem, Elliot Carter, David del Tredici and more. The Choir will present a new work by a younger graduate, 29 year-old Stephen Feigenbaum called Home.
Our featured composer is Ken Lampl, a new discovery of ours who writes stunningly beautiful Jewish choral music. On the program will be his Adon Olam and Jerusalem for a cappella choir. This concert features a world premiere In the Most Silent Hour for choir, strings and harp written especially for Cantilena. For a preview of Ken’s remarkable music, go to kenlamp.com.
All tickets are $30; seniors $20 and children are admitted free. Tickets may be purchased at the door or in advance through the Choir’s website www.cantilenachoir.org. Reservations: 518-791-0185 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sponsor: Grinspoon Foundation,Y’diyah Fund, Choral Arts New England