Conspirare presents Autumn Song with "The Little Match Girl Passion"
- Redeemer Presbyterian Church
- 2111 Alexander Ave.
- Austin, TX
- September 30, 2016 - October 1, 2016
- Recurring daily
- Phone: (512) 474-5664
- Time: 8:00 PM
- Price: $25 ($10 Students)
Pre-concert conversation with Craig Hella Johnson and KMFA's Dianne Donovan in the sanctuary at 7pm each night (included in 8pm concert ticket)
Autumn Song, Conspirare's 2016-17 season opener, features David Lang's Pulitzer Prize-winning quartet version of "The Little Match Girl Passion." Modeled after Bach’s "Saint Matthew Passion," Lang's modern, minimalist, masterwork will be of special interest to fans of Arvo Pärt. Complementing this longer piece will be a collection of gorgeous songs from Handel to Sondheim.
Craig Hella Johnson leads four of Conspirare's beloved soloists whose breathtaking artistry mesmerize and inspire with every note: Stefanie Moore, Kathlene Ritch, Dann Coakwell and Cameron Beauchamp. This special Conspirare quartet program offers a rare opportunity to hear the breathtaking artistry of singers with national and international performance careers. With percussionist Thomas Burritt.
Conspirare is an internationally recognized, professional choral organization led by founder and Artistic Director Craig Hella Johnson. The Grammy®-winning ensemble comprises distinctive solo artists who are also committed to the highest level of ensemble performance.