Cielo, Tierra y Mar | Heaven, Earth and Sea
ABOUT THE CONCERT
Immerse yourself in the wonder of natural phenomena expressed through the music of Osvaldo Golijov, Eriks Eenvalds, and Eric Whitacre, performed by Singers in Accord, led by guest director Ahmed Anzaldúa. Featuring the regional premiere of Golijovs Oceana, the chorale will be joined by classical soprano Rhea Olivaccé, accompanied by orchestra and acoustic guitarists Eva Beneke and Milena Petkovic.
From the depths of the ocean, to the tundra, to the desertthese places represent an emotional connection with the eternal, and open our hearts to the mystery of natural marvels. Join us for the premiere of this extraordinary work, and be transported to vast spaces that are far removed from daily life.
ABOUT GUEST CONDUCTOR AHMED ANZALDÚA:
Ahmed Anzaldúa is a Mexican choral conductor, classical pianist, and music educator of Egyptian descent. He is an active musician, performing in Mexico and the United States frequently as a soloist and conductor with choirs, orchestras, in recitals, and as a collaborative pianist. He currently lives in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is the director and founder of Border CrosSing, an organization dedicated to integrating historically-segregated audiences, repertoire, and musicians through the performance of choral music. He is also a co-editor of the Justice Choir songbook.
ABOUT SINGERS IN ACCORD
Singers in Accord is uniquely structured as a singer-led choral ensemble that collaborates with a new conductor in each concert to create distinctive concert experiences for its audience. The mission of the 40-voice auditioned chorale is to enrich lives and build community through the power of choral music. It strives to enrich the cultural life of Minnesota communities through outreach, education, and innovative performances. It is a 501(C) (3) nonprofit corporation. Your Donations support our artistic mission and community outreach efforts. For more information, please visit: www.singersinaccord.org
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Edina, MN 55123
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