Saturday / February 5, 2022 / 8 p.m.
Works by Caroline Shaw, David Lang, Nico Muhly, and others
“America’s most astonishing choir” (The New York Times), the Grammy Award-winning vocal ensemble The Crossing is at the vanguard of new choral music. Their Williams Center concert includes Nico Muhly’s Gentle Sleep, I cannot attain unto it, and Rough Notes. Works by Caroline Shaw, Ayanna Woods, and David Lang are also featured.
Program Note: Dublin Guitar Quartet, originally scheduled to perform on this program, will not appear.
Pre-Concert Discussion: Join us at 7:00 for a conversation with conductor Donald Nally, who will talk about the founding of The Crossing and provide insight on the evening’s program.
Program: Muhly / Gentle Sleep // Nicholas Cline / she took his hands // Shaw / Her Beacon-hand Beckons // Muhly / I cannot attain unto it // Shara Nova / Resolve // Woods / Shift // Muhly / Rough Notes // Lang / the sense of senses /
Tickets: $30 for the general public; $6 for non-Lafayette students with valid I.D.
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