Ensemble: Cappella Clausura
Director: Amelia LeClair
World Premiere! Music for the Psalms by Patricia Van Ness!
As we write these words, the incandescent Patricia Van Ness is composing a cycle of Nine Psalms for Cappella Clausura and Amelia LeClair, to be premiered in these concerts! The rest of the program features personal favorites of Van Ness by Renaissance composers Tomas Luis de Victoria, Thomas Weelkes, and Thomas Tallis; Russian Orthodox composers Sergei Rachmaninoff and Piotr I Tchaikovsky; and the ancient Greek composer known as Kassia. Join us after the performances for a talk-back with Patricia Van Ness!