As we approach the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg, Camerata California is joined by guest artists from VITA Academy and the Camellia Symphony.
Featured works include: George Frederick McKay Lincoln Lyrics George Frederick McKay To a Liberator Ralph Vaughan Williams Toward the Unknown Region Wilhousky The Battle Hymn of the Republic Ward Sea to Shining Sea ("America")
The Davis Children's Chorus will join Camerata to perform Earlene Rentz' Words of Lincoln.
George Frederick McKay was the first composition graduate of the Eastman School, and a faculty member of the University of Washington. This performance of Lincoln Lyrics will be the first in more than 50 years. The cantata depicts scenes from Lincoln's life in eight charming movements of uniquely American music.
St. Francis Church (View)
1116 26th Street
Sacramento, CA 95816