Venue: American Cathedral in Paris
For our final concert of our 2018-2019 season, we will sing works exclusively by women composers. The program will include a fascinating diversity of choral works from more than 10 centuries and more than 10 countries.
Kassia of Byzantium. Hildegard of Bingen, Fanny Mendelssohn, Ethel Smyth, Lili Boulanger, Eleanor Daley, Ina Boyle,
Mel Bonis, Sarah Hopkins, Elizabeth Poston, Dilys Elwyn-Edwards, Katherine Dienes, Elaine Hagenberg, Lally Deboux.
Kim Porter, Emily Hall**
** The Emily Hall piece has been commissioned especially for this concert and is based on a poem written 1,100 years ago by Kassia of Byzantium.
The concert will be conducted by our Musical Director, Zachary Ullery, with accompaniment by Andrew Dewar on the organ.