Memories Take Flight Choral Concert

Presented by Peninsula Cantare

Memories Take Flight

Explore the beauty that awaits you in this concert on hope, loss, and inspiration featuring chamber orchestra and soloists. Peninsula Cantare will sing John Corigliano’s stunning setting of the Dylan Thomas poem Fern Hill and Nathaniel Dett’s exciting Chariot Jubilee, which intertwines familiar African-American spirituals with new music for choir & orchestra. Plus, you’ll hear the world premiere of Andrea Ramsey’s setting of the Sara Teasdale poem “Winter Stars,” newly commissioned by Peninsula Cantare.

City: Palo Alto
Price Range:
$20 to $35

Program Items

John Corigliano Fern Hill
Nathaniel Dett Chariot Jubilee
Johannes Brahms Nächtens
Andrea Ramsey Orion
Saunder Choi More Water Rising
Norman Dello Joio Come to Me, My Love


Jeffrey Benson Conductor
Jacque Scharlach Mezzo Soprano
Rebekah Burns Soprano

First Congregational Church of Palo Alto

First Congregational Church of Palo Alto

1985 Louis Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
United States