Sunday, December 11, 2022
Central City Chorus, directed by Bryan Zaros, is delighted to announce its first concert of the 2022-2023 Season “Vaughan Williams & Friends: A 150th Birthday Bash!”, a musical celebration featuring the music of Vaughan Williams on the occasion of his 150th birthday and music of his friends Herbert Howells, Gerald Finzi, Gustav Holst and George Butterworth.
Repertoire for the concert includes Finzi’s My spirit sang all day and God is gone up; Holst’s Lullay my liking and I love my love; Howells’ A spotless rose; selections from Butterworth’s Folksongs from Sussex; and Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music, Mass in G minor, O clap your hands, Greensleeves and Fantasia on Christmas Carols.
Tickets for “Vaughan Williams & Friends: A 150th Birthday Bash!” are $30 at the door, $25 in advance; Seniors & Students $20; under 18, free.
New York City’s “valuable choir” — The New York Times
“...worthy of company with the top amateur choruses in the New York metropolitan area” — Mark Greenfelt, The New Music Connoisseur