GREAT RIVER CHORALE
Mary Kay Geston, conductor
Barbara Brooks, collaborative pianist
Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 4:00 p.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church | St. Cloud, MN
*This concert will have an ASL interpreter
Be inspired by a concert of familiar and not-so-familiar American folksongs, hymns, gospel songs
and African-American spirituals from our country's early years. Music to be performed includes
the Appalachian folksong "Bright Morning Stars," the Shaker hymn "Not One Sparrow Is Forgotten,"
J. K. Alwood's gospel song "Unclouded Day," and "Beautiful River," a lush version of Rev. Robert Lowry's hymn "Shall We Gather at the River." A set of African-American spirituals includes Stacey Gibbs dynamic arrangement of "Ezekiel" for double choir, "Walk Together, Children" arranged by Moses Hogan, and "Peace like a River" arranged by Mack Wilberg, and rounding off the program are American
folksongs including "Home on the Range," "Red River Valley" and more!
Adults $16 | Seniors (65 and older) $13 | Students $5
All seats are general admission.
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This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Central MN Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.