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Music of the Golden State

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.
Concert preview with Robert Istad at 4:30 p.m.
Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa

Event Details

Pacific Chorale

David Clemensen, piano

Jung-A Lee, organ

Robert Istad, conducting

 

Program:

Bright Morning Stars
American Folk Song, arr. Shawn Kirchner

There Will Be Stars
Frank Ticheli

Mid-Winter Songs
Morten Lauridsen

In the Middle
Dale Trumbore

Tal Vez Tenemos Tiempo
Tarik O’Regan

Mass Transmission
Mason Bates

Enjoy the lobby display of California-themed artworks by award-winning artist Rick J. Delanty before the concert and during intermission.

House of Light, 36×60, acrylic on linen, 2018


California—a land of discovery, innovation, and reinvention. Enjoy this tribute to the variety and creativity of our state’s own resident composers with Morten Lauridsen’s settings of poetry by Robert Graves, and composer and DJ Mason Bates’ evocative retelling for choir, organ, and electronics of the earliest international radio transmissions between family members on opposite sides of the world in the 1920s.