The Mozart Requiem has become one of the most recognized classical works of all time. This revered work is paired with Shawn Kirchner’s Songs of Ascent, a hope-filled setting of the psalms sung by pilgrims journeying to Jerusalem.
J.S. Bach’s Magnificat is a majestic musical manifestation of the impulse to rejoice. Magnificat was a direct influence on Reena Esmail who wrote This Love Between Us: Prayers for Unity — an exploration of “The Golden Rule” — specifically to be paired with it.
Conjuring up images of candlelit cathedrals and the jewel-toned glow of stained glass windows, we bring the great, unbroken tradition of British caroling to Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Herald the arrival of the holidays with our annual selection of favorite carols and songs sublimely sung by the Los Angeles Master Chorale, conducted by Artistic Director Grant Gershon.