¨Kastalsky Requiem: Memory Eternal to the Fallen Heroes¨ by Cappella Romana Nov 8 Seattle Nov 9 Portland , Lincoln City 11th, 2019


Venerable Cosmas the Hymnographer, bishop of Maiuma (787).
St. Euphrosyne (Mezenova) the Faster, schema-abbess of Siberia (1918).  New Hieromartyr Nicholas confessor mitropoliten of Alma-Ata (1955).
New Hieromartyr Alexander priest (1940).

 

Cappella Romana (FB) presents:

Kastalsky Requiem: Memory Eternal to the Fallen Heroes

Northwest Premiere

Overcome with urgency, Alexander Kastalsky began composing his haunting Requiem during World War I to remember fallen brothers in the Great War across national lines: a call for reconciliation, redemption, and hope. Never performed during the Soviet era, this richly scored Requiem for large a cappella choir receives its Northwest premiere led by guest conductor Steven Fox, nominated for a GRAMMY for his recording of the work with the Clarion Choir. By honoring a part of our darkest history, Kastalsky’s Memory Eternal helps us together embrace courage and hope for the future.

Artists on this Program

Steven Fox

Steven Fox, guest conductor

Conductor Steven Fox has been called “visionary” by BBC Music Magazine, and named “a conductor to watch” by Seen and Heard International. Of a recent performance with The Clarion Choir, The New York Times praised his “deft guidance” and commented: “An inspired interpretation. Mr.… Read More…

PERFORMANCES

SEATTLE

FRIDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2019, 7:30 P.M.

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PORTLAND

SATURDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2019, 8:00 P.M.

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LAKE OSWEGO

SUNDAY 10 NOVEMBER 2019, 2:00 P.M.

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LINCOLN CITY, OR

MONDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2019, 11 A.M.

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LINCOLN CITY, OR

MONDAY 11 NOVEMBER 2019, 6 P.M.

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About editorOrthodoxNorthwest

An Orthodox Christian, whose interests also include, GO, Square Dancing, hiking, exploring, swimming, kayaking, cooking, history, board games. I am the Editor of OrthodoxNorthwest which I hope benefits readers in the NW. I do post Romanian, Greek and Slavic info but I cannot read any of them - hey, I am an American. Would appreciate hearing from readers of the blog. Χριστός Ανέστη! (Anthony) editorOrthodoxNorthwest@gmail.com
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