February 25 and 26, 2017 - 8pm
Bernstein's beloved Chichester Psalms is paired with James MacMillan's deeply moving Cantos Sagrados in this concert of sacred music for choir and organ. Both works explore the themes of liberation and the universal desire for peace and justice. Scottish composer MacMillan's riveting Cantos Sagrados depicts the plight of political prisoners in Latin America, while Chichester Psalms celebrates humanity's capacity for compassion and tolerance.
For more information about the program and repertoire, watch the archived video of our recent Facebook Live conversation between Karen P. Thomas and Marit Trelstad, Professor of Constructive Theology at Pacific Lutheran University (and SPM alto!).