733 Union Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63108
On Sunday, May 10, 2015 the Missouri Women's Chorus, under the direction of Scott Schoonover, will present So Many Angels! The Works of Gwyneth Walker for Women's Chorus.
The concert honors the work of Dr. Gwyneth Walker, internationally aclaimed composer of music and features the world premier of her song cycle "Gospel Songs for Women's Chorus and String Quartet." Dr. Walker will host the concert, introducing the pieces as they are presented, and be the guest of honor at a public reception follwing the concert.
Selections will include the song cycles "Mother Earth: Songs of a Strong Woman," "Spirit of Women: Three Songs based on American Spirituals," and "Gospel Songs for Women's Chorus and String Quartet" featuring mezzo-soprano Rose Fischer. Additional works include "The Lord's Prayer," "Let Evening Come," "Gifts from the Sea," and more.
The Missouri Women's Chorus, under the direction of Scott Schoonover, will be accompanied by Cathy Benton on piano, Wanda Becker and Manuela Kaymakanova on violin, Victora Voumard on viola, and Tracy Andreotti on cello.
So Many Angels! will be presented at 3:00 p.m. in the sanctuary of Union Avenue Christian Church at 733 N. Union Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108, just north of the intersection of Union Blvd. and Delmar Blvd. Tickets are $15 each and can be purcahsed by calling Amie at 314-267-0752 or the link below.
Financial assistance for this project has been provided by the Missouri Ars Council (MAC), a state agency and the Regional Arts Commission.