Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College
Syracuse University, Syracuse
The concert will begin with the choir singing Chesnokov's Svéte Tíhiy ("Gladsome Light") from the balconies of the historic auditorium. The choir will move to the stage for Veljo Tormis' Lauliku lapsepõli and Otmár Mácha's Hoj, Hura, Hoj" ("O Mountain, O").
Additional works include selections from Stabat Mater by Pergolesi, a set of three American folk songs arranged and conducted by Setnor graduate student Rachel Dettinger, and Lan hua hua, composed by Liu Zhuang. The program will conclude with Rosephanye Powell's Still I Rise.
Each selection has a unique story. The background story may tell for whom the song was written, why the composer wrote the song, where it was written or its historical context. The repertoire includes a centuries-old melody, folk melodies, historic work and songs that inspire.
For most events, free and accessible concert parking is available on campus in the Q-1 lot, located behind Crouse College. Additional parking is available in Irving Garage. Campus parking availability is subject to change, so please call 315-443-2191 for updates.