Current Season

November  23th, 2019

Chichester Psalms - Leonard Bernstein / Missa di Gloria - Giacomo Puccini - Abraham Chavez Theatre

November  23th, 2019

Chichester Psalms - Leonard Bernstein / Missa di Gloria - Giacomo Puccini - Abraham Chavez Theatre

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Chichester Psalms is an extended choral composition in three movements by Leonard Bernstein for boy treble or countertenor, choir and orchestra. The text was arranged by the composer from the Book of Psalms in the original Hebrew. Part 1 uses Psalms 100 and 108, Part 2 uses 2 and 23, and Part 3 uses 131 and 133.

 

Bernstein scored the work for a reduced orchestra, but also made a version for a smaller ensemble of organ, one harp, and percussion.

April 3th, 2020

Elijah - Felix Mendelssohn - Abraham Chavez Theatre

April 3th, 2020

Elijah - Felix Mendelssohn - Abraham Chavez Theatre

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Elijah (German: Elias) is an oratorio written by Felix Mendelssohn. It premiered in 1846 at the Birmingham Festival. It depicts events in the life of the Biblical prophet Elijah, taken from the books 1 Kings and 2 Kings of the Old Testament.

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