Welcome to Musica Sacra’s 2018-19 Season

Byrd, Whitacre & Tavener

Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Cathedral of St. John the Divine—Great Choir
Kent Tritle, conductor
Arthur Fiacco, cello

BYRD  Mass for 5 Voices
WHITACRE  i thank You God
TAVENER  The Lamb
PAULUS  Pilgrims’ Hymn
GILBERTSON  World Premiere

Byrd’s Mass for 5 Voices frames this a cappella concert, which will sound otherworldly in the Cathedral. We’ll also present a new work by 2018 Pulitzer Prize finalist Michael Gilbertson and poet Kai Hoffman-Krull. Choral works by Eric Whitacre, Stephen Paulus and Sir John Tavener complete an evening of soothing and uplifting music.

Pre-Concert Recital by the Newark Boys Chorus at 7:00 PM.

Ticket Hotline: 212.330.7684