Schola Tour to Germany 2022

June 24, 2022

Schola in performanceAfter two years of pent-up energy building – musical and otherwise – the tour to Germany was keenly appreciated by all who participated. David Hill conducted Schola and Juilliard415 in performances of Copland’s “In the beginning” and Haydn’s Schöpfungsmesse (Hob.XXII/13) and Symphony No 6 “Le Matin” in Ehingen, Darmstadt, Jena, Leipzig, Dresden, and LűbeckAs an encore, instrumentalists and singers alike joined in singing “A Prayer for Ukraine,” composed by Mykola Lysenko with text by Oleksandr Konysky. Watch online a performance of this moving musical prayer for freedom and light, learning and knowledge, and kindness and grace for the Ukrainian refugees in attendance and everywhere.

Student Reflection: Ryan Rogers

Student Reflection: Collin Edouard

Student Reflection: Carolyn Craig

Group photos by Laurie Ongley

(1) Schola and Juilliard performing in Frauenkirche, Dresden

(2) Schola and Juilliard outside Thomaskirche in Leipzig


outside Thomaskirche