The Beatitudes by Cesar Franck
A lyrically beautiful choral masterwork not to be missed!
This iconic sacred text has rarely been set to music.
Artistic Director Thomas Lloyd directs the 100-member Choral Society, in the Sunday, March 24 modern regional premiere of French Romantic-period composer Cesar Franck's, The Beatitudes, using Catherine M. Bradley's 1899 English translation.
The Choral Society will be accompanied by the professional orchestra, Symphony in C, and includes soloists: soprano Melissa Mino, mezzo soprano Misoon Ghim, tenpr Dann Coakwell, baritone Randall Scarlata, and bass baritone Jason Switzer.