The Return of Song
December 10 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmTickets starting at $25
This concert features the world premiere of the New Amsterdam Singers commission I Go Among Trees by Robert Paterson, with guest marimbist Makoto Nakura. Plus, we’ll present the New York premiere of We Will Stand Up by Karen Siegel. Inspired by the youth plaintiffs demanding a stable climate in Juliana vs. United States, the work was commissioned by a 10-choir consortium.
Tickets will go on sale October 15, 2021.
|I Go Among Trees, World premiere, commissioned by NAS||Robert Paterson|
|We Will Stand Up||Karen Siegel|
|Winter Cantata||Vincent Persichetti|
|The Word was God||Rosephanye Powell|
|Deus in Adjutorium Meum||Benjamin Britten|
|O Radiant Dawn||James MacMillan|
|Wake me up, Lord||Uzee Brown|
|Newborn||John Wesley Work III|
|Quatres petites prières de Saint François d’Assise||Francis Poulenc|
The same program will also be presented on Sunday, December 12th, at 4PM.