UMD Men's Chorus & UMD Women's Chorus: When the Night is Sweet with Starlight
UMD Men's CHorus
UMD Women's Chorus
Conductor, UMD Women's Chorus Kenneth Elpus
Assistant Conductor, UMD Women's Chorus Rachel Carlson
Conductor, UMD Men's Chorus Josepth Shortall
In celebration of the Britten centenary, the UMD Women’s Chorus performs Benjamin Britten’s Ceremony of Carols paired with Canadian choral composer Stephen Hatfield’s Christmas cantata When the Night is Sweet with Starlight. The Women are joined on the program by the UMD Men’s Chorus, featuring Poulenc’s reverent Quatre petites prières de Saint François d’Assise.