CANCELLED: The Bach Choir, Yale Schola Cantorum, Yale Philharmonia | English Musical Splendor

Belshazzar's feast image
Event time: 
Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 12:00pm
Woolsey Hall See map
500 College St.
New Haven, CT 06511
Free; no tickets or registration
Open to: 
General Public
Event description: 

The English Musical Splendor concert tour featuring the Yale Philharmonia, Yale Schola Cantorum, and the Bach Choir, London has been cancelled due to concerns related to COVID-19.

This cancellation includes performances scheduled for March 8–14 in New Haven, Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C.

We regret any inconvenience this might cause concertgoers.

The Bach Choir, Yale Schola Cantorum, Yale Philharmonia
David Hill, conductor

Preconcert talk at 3 pm, Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall

Charles Villiers Stanford (1852–1924)
Song to the Soul

Arnold Bax (1883–1953)
Mater ora filium

Vaughan Williams (1872–1958)
Fantasia on the “Old 104th” Psalm Tune
Robert Blocker, piano

William Walton (1902–1983)
Belshazzar’s Feast
David Pershall, baritone

This performance kicks off a tour with stops in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. Visit the tour website for more details.