Directed by Baroque trumpeter Kris Kwapis, this program explores the rich emotional connections between voice & instruments with Bach's Cantata 51 & Cantata 199 for soprano, oboe and strings – highlighting the dazzling voice of soprano Arwen Myers.
Patricia Reser Center for the Arts, 12625 SW Crescent St, Beaverton, OR 97005, USA
Latvian composer Ēriks Ešenvalds’ powerful Passion & Resurrection, featuring soprano Arwen Myers, uses texts drawn from Catholic, Protestant, and Byzantine liturgy, brought to life through dramatic and emotional music.
Charlotte, North Carolina, 2501 Oxford Pl, Charlotte, NC 28207, USA
Arwen is featured alongside soprano Margaret Carpenter Haigh, violinist Aisslinn Nosky and cellist Guy Fishman and the virtuoso Bach Akademie Charlotte players & singers in a thrilling program of bold, bravura music by Claudio Monteverdi.
St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Sun Valley, 201 Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353, USA
Secular music by sacred composers Herbert Howells & Ralph Vaughan Williams and sacred music by secular composers Louis Vierne, Florence Price, Leonard Bernstein & more—including Samuel Barber's transcendent Hermit Songs.
Oregon Jewish Museum, 724 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209, USA
Jazz, Kurt Weill, and Gaber’s own minimalist classic “The Winds Rise in the North”, form the three chapters of this special performance, with accompanying visuals from Gaber’s monumental work DIE PLAGE.