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Bagaduce Chorale: Eternal Sky Centennial Ride Concert


Date: Thursday May 12, 2016
Time: 7:30 p.m. -

Description:

In partnership with the Acadia National Park Centennial, a program of contemporary choral music celebrating the natural world around us, our connection to it, and the eternal journey thru love, loss, and rebirth that is life. Featuring the world premiere of “Parks and Ponds” by MDI native Francis Snyder. This remarkable five-movement composition features lyric by Ralph Waldo Emerson and will be performed simultaneously with a live-scored film by Bronwyn Kortge and Jeff Zaman that traces bike journeys on the Carriage Trails of Acadia National Park. The program will also feature works by Ola Gjeilo, Eric Whitacre, Craig Hella Johnson, Gwenyth Walker, and Dolly Parton.

Performances will be at The Reach Performing Arts Center on Deer Isle on Friday, May 6 @ 7:30PM and Saturday, May 7 @ 3:00PM and the following weekend at MDI High School on Mount Desert Island on Thursday, May 12 @ 7:30PM and on Friday, May 13 @ 7:30PM

All performances are general admission, suggested donation $15, students free. Doors open one hour before the show.

Location: Mount Desert Island High School
1081 Eagle Lake Rd, Bar Harbor, Maine
Contact Name: bagaducechorale@gmail.com
Contact Phone #: 207 667-3555
Event web page: http://bagaducechorale.org/
Event Sponsor(s): Bagaduce Chorale 

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