Vallejo Choral Society presents AMERICAN LUMINARIES, a choral exploration of work by preeminent composers and poets of the twentieth century.
Conducted by JULIA MORRIS, VCS Artistic Director
Featuring the VCS Symphonic Choir with Guest Soloists
— Margaret Bonds' THE BALLAD OF THE BROWN KING
written in honor of the African king, Balthazar, with text by Langston Hughes
— Randall Thompson's FROSTIANA: SEVEN COUNTRY SONGS
featuring poetry by Robert Frost set as a suite of choral art songs.
The VCS Symphonic and Chamber Choirs will also present selections by American composers Richard Zgodova, Charles Ives, and Abbie Betinis.
Saturday, December 2, 7 PM
Community Congregational Church
1305 W 2nd Street, Benicia
Sunday, December 3, 3 PM
Springbrook Masonic Temple
101 Temple Way, Vallejo
TICKETS: $35 in advance, $40 at door, STUDENTS FREE