Guest Conductor Charlene Pauls presents

GLORY

music of light and joy

Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 7:30 pm
St. George’s Anglican Church

A concert featuring Leonard Bernstein’s electrifying Chichester Psalms featuring choir, organ, harp and percussion will warm the spirit in the cold winter.

Christopher Dawes, Organ

Alison MacNeill, Piano

David Robilliard, Percussion

Sharlene Wallace, Harp

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Dr. Charlene Pauls, Conductor

Conductor and professional singer Charlene Pauls is active in our local area as Associate Music Director of the Oakville Choir for Children and Youth, Music Director at the Anglican Church of the Incarnation, Oakville, and as the former Artistic Director of Pro Musica Choir in London. In November 2018 Pauls received the Ontario Arts Council Leslie Bell Prize for Choral Conducting, a biennial award to acknowledge excellence in the field whose laureates include the 1978 recipient, Gerald Neufeld.

PROGRAM

Dominick Argento 
“Gloria”  from the opera The Masque of Angels

Bobby McFerrin 
The 23rd Psalm (dedicated to my mother)

Morten Lauriden 
Sure On This Shining Night

Gabriel Fauré
Cantique de Jean Racine

INTERMISSION

Sid Robinovitch 
Prayer Before Sleep

Leonard Bernstein 
Chichester Psalms

Leonard Bernstein 
“Somewhere” from West Side Story