The City of Tomorrow: Sunken Cathedral

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Ticket Information

FREE

Time
1:00 PM
Presented By
Trinity Wall Street
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
The City of Tomorrow
Description

This spring, the Concerts at One series focuses on water justice, the subject of the 2017 Trinity Institute National Theological Conference on climate change and water crises. These Sunken Cathedral concerts feature multiple versions and interpretations of Debussy’s classic and prescient prelude La Cath├ędrale engloutie (The Sunken Cathedral) alongside a variety of newer compositions focusing on climate change and water.


Ensemble Name
The City of Tomorrow
Musicians
Elise Blatchford, Stuart Breczinsky, Rane Moore, Nanci Belmont, Leander Star
Composers
Hannah Lash, Franco Donatoni, Jacob Druckman, Claude Debussy
Program
La Cath├ędrale engloutie (1910) Claude Debussy, arr. Stuart Breczinski
 
Delizie contente che Alme Beate (1973) Jacob Druckman
 
Blow (1989) Franco Donatoni
 
Leander and Hero** (2015) Hannah Lash (selections)
 
I. Prelude: The Cliffs
II. Courting Dance: Slow and Ancient
III. Flocking
VII. The Storm; Leander Does Not Return to the Nest
IX. Postlude: The Cliffs
 
** This commission has been made possible by the Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program, with generous funding provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Chamber Music America Endowment Fund.

Venue
St. Paul's Chapel
Location
209 Broadway
New York, NY
Phone
(212) 602-0800