SFOpera - Chorus Concert Program

Chorus Concert Program

  • Georg Friderick Handel, Coronation Anthem: Zadok the Priest
  • Morten Lauridsen, “O Nata Lux” from Lux Aeterna
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams, A Choral Flourish
  • Antonín Dvořák, from Four Choruses for Mixed Voices, Op. 29
       
    No. 1. “Twilight Blessing”
        No. 4. “One Forsaken”
  • Richard Strauss, Morgen
  • Richard Wagner, “Sailors Chorus” from Der fliegende Holländer
  • Cécile Chaminade, Noel des marins, Op. 48 (Sailors Carol)
        Angela Moser, soprano soloist
  • Richard Wagner, Choral Excerpts from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
INTERMISSION

 

  • Ludwig van Beethoven, “O welche Lust im freier Luft” from Fidelio
       
    Colby Roberts, tenor soloist
        William O’Neill, bass soloist
  • Gabriela Lena Frank, “Il picaflor Esmeralda” from Two Mountain Songs
  • Georg Friderick Handel: “Chorus of Enchanted Islanders” from Alcina
       
    Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • Mårten Jansson, “Gloria” from Missa Popularis
       
    Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • Frode Fjellheim, Eatnemen Vuelie (Song of the Earth)
        Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • Eric Whitacre, Five Hebrew Love Songs, “No. 2. Kalá kallá”
        Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • American Folk Song arr. Gwyneth Walder, How Can I Keep from Singing?
       
    Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • American Folk Song arr. Kevin Riehle, Shenandoah
       
    Mary Finch, soprano soloist
        Featuring members of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra
  • Jerry Bock, “Tradition” from Fiddler on the Roof