An American Suite: From Billings to Bernstein

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An American Suite: From Billings to Bernstein

November 1, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$25 – $43

Baltimore Choral Arts Presents An American Suite: From Billings to Bernstein

The 2019-20 season begins with a new American Suite, curated by Music Director Anthony Blake Clark. You will explore American choral music, from William Billings in the 18th century to the legendary Leonard Bernstein and beyond.

Leo Wanenchak, Associate Conductor and Organist


Henry Balfour Gardiner – Evening Hymn
Zoltán Kodály – Laudes Organi
American Suite, curated by Anthony Blake Clark

     William Billings – Invocation
     Traditional, arr. Alice Parker – Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal
     Susan LaBarr – Grace Before Sleep
     Eriks Ešenvalds – Stars
     David Conte – The Composer
     Anthony Blake Clark – Higher Ground
     Bono, arr. Bob Chilcott – MLK
     Aaron Copland – Stomp Your Foot & Zion’s Walls
     Leonard Bernstein – “Make our Garden Grow” from Candide


There will be a pre-concert Choral Conversation inside Shriver Hall Auditorium at 2 pm.

This concert is assigned seating. Please refer to the seating chart for more information.For accessibility needs, please call the box office at 410-523-7070 ext 301. 


Photo Credit: Bert Bial; Courtesy of the New York Philharmonic Leon Levy Digital Archives


Notice: Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Inc. has leased or rented facilities from the Johns Hopkins University. However, Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Inc. and any programs operated by Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Inc. are not related to or affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University in any way. Baltimore Choral Arts Society, Inc. is an entirely separate legal entity with no connection to the Johns Hopkins University aside from the temporary use of facilities for the specified program.


November 1, 2019
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$25 – $43
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