UMD Men's Chorus & UMD Women's Chorus: When the Night is Sweet with Starlight

UMD Men's CHorus
UMD Women's Chorus

When the Night is Sweet with Starlight
Sunday, November 17, 2013 . 3PM
UMD Men's Choir
Photo by Allison Harbaugh
Principal People: 

Conductor, UMD Women's Chorus Kenneth Elpus

Assistant Conductor, UMD Women's Chorus Rachel Carlson

Conductor, UMD Men's Chorus Josepth Shortall

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Program Notes: 

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.