Vassar College Women's Chorus, November 5, 2017
Sunday November 5, 2017
“The Spirit of All that is Art.” A choral concert honoring Vassar’s Eleventh President, Elizabeth H. Bradley. Featuring Handel's "Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened," Britten's Ceremony of Carols, Ola Gjeilo’s Luminous Night of the Soul, and a newly commissioned work “I cannot hold thee close enough” by Eric William Barnum with text by Pulitzer Prize winning poet, Edna St. Vincent Millay, class of 1917. The Vassar College Choir, Women's Chorus and members of the Orchestra perform with guest artist Rita Costanzi, harp, and faculty members Linda Quan, violin, and Sophie Shao, cello. Christine Howlett, conductor.