Whatcom Chorale 2016-17 Season: Luminosity
Coming Soon!: Shadow And Light
Brahms reinvented the requiem with his masterful blending of symphonic and choral voices dedicated to the living. Share this brilliant journey of emotional contrasts from despair to comfort and ultimate hope for all humanity.
Artwork images provided with gracious permission by: Susan Bennerstrom
Past Concerts in this Series:
Whatcom Chorale celebrated the wondrous gift of light and love with shimmering harmonies from Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Schutz, Praetorius, Mendelssohn, and Rachmaninoff. Contemplate and rediscover profound reverence in these Renaissance-inspired expressions of awe and delight.
The organ delivers power and majesty, its expansive tones embracing the multi-faceted choral voice in Louis Vierne’s Messe Solennelle. Wade Dingman joins Whatcom Chorale to present this 19th century tour de force and additional works from the French tradition.