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Become a member of the San Francisco Lyric Chorus!

We Have Openings In All Parts!  We’d Love To Meet You!

Join the San Francisco Lyric Chorus for our exciting Summer 2017 season:

Giuseppe Verdi

Four Sacred Pieces:

 

Ave Maria

 

Stabat Mater

 

Laudi alla Vergine Maria

 

Te Deum

Eric Whitacre

Sainte-Chappelle
Glow
Lux Nova

Ola Gjeilo

The Ground
Northern Lights

Erik Esenvalds

Stars

 

AUDITIONS:  Contact Music Director Robert Gurney at 415-721-4077 or info@sflc.org

REHEARSALS:

Summer 2017 season rehearsals begin Monday, May 22, 2017 - 7:15 pm
Rehearsals are each Monday, 7:15-9:45 pm (except Memorial Day)

Rehearsal Location:

St. Peter’s Hall
Trinity+St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
1620 Gough Street (between Austin Alley and Bush Street)
San Francisco

Map to Rehearsal Location: Trinity+St Peter's Episcopal Church

Performances will take place:

Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 7 pm
Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 5 pm

Mission Dolores Basilica
16th & Dolores Sts.
San Francisco


BACKGROUND MATERIALS

Verdi
http://www.52composers.com/verdi.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giuseppe_Verdi
http://www.biography.com/people/giuseppe-verdi-9517249
http://www.musicacademyonline.com/composer/biographies.php?bid=55
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/giuseppe-verdi-396.php

Whitacre
http://ericwhitacre.com/biography/long
http://www.classiccat.net/whitacre_e/biography.php
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Whitacre
http://www.famouscomposers.net/eric-whitacre
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/eric-whitacre-mn0002046267/biography

Gjeilo
http://olagjeilo.com/biography-long/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ola_Gjeilo
https://www.last.fm/music/Ola+Gjeilo/+wiki
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwPSGizHLIA
https://www.scribd.com/document/256998377/Ola-Gjeilo

Esenvalds
https://www.eriksesenvalds.com/about/biography
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eriks_Esenvalds
http://www.musicabaltica.com/en/composers-and-authors/eriks-esenvalds/
http://www.composers21.com/compdocs/esenvale.htm
http://www.andrea-angelini.eu/interview-eriks-esenvalds/

Here are web links to Youtube performances of the music:

Verdi:  Four Sacred Pieces:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QRbHHIWlNqQ

Whitacre: 
Sainte-Chapelle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vA_dBIc33JE, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQluj_sKhys

Whitacre:  Glow:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cy_yOiWHHHs

Whitacre:  Lux Nova:  http://ericwhitacre.com/music-catalog/satb-choral/lux-nova

Gjeilo:  Northern Lights.:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-s4_FsuOvG4.

Gjeilo: The Ground from the Sunrise Mass:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lf26JLbVF4.

Esenvalds: Stars:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wRsK8Qv_zs.


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