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5 MYSTICAL SONGS

  • Grace Church on the Hill 300 Lonsdale Road Toronto, ON, M4V 1X4 Canada (map)

UPPER CANADA CHORISTERS
Laurie Evan Fraser, Conductor
Bradley Christensen, Soloist

Composed by English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams between 1906 and 1911, the Five Mystical Songs is a work that sets four poems ("Easter" divided into two parts) by seventeenth-century Welsh-born English poet and Anglican priest George Herbert, from his 1633 collection The Temple: Sacred Poems.

The work is written for a baritone soloist, SATB chorus and orchestra.

See here for more information.

Earlier Event: April 22
GIANNI SCHICCHI