Kantorei KC: Passion Music with Will Todd and Millie Edwards
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Kantorei will join forces with London based pianist and composer Will Todd to give a weekend of US Premieres of his new, groundbreaking “Passion Music.” Telling the story of the Crucifixion along with KC Jazz powerhouse Millie Edwards.
Commissioned for the choirs of St Martin in the Fields, London in 2018, Passion Music continues the fusion of jazz and choral music so successfully blended in Will Todd’s Mass in Blue. The structure highlights different points in the Passion story, beginning with a new setting of ‘Greater love has no man’ and including an evocative Stabat Mater, a movement focusing on the seven last words of Christ, and a setting of ‘Were you there when they crucified my Lord?’. While some sections areView more
Kantorei KC in rehearsal woodshedding some of our favorite phrases in Will Todd's stunning "Passion Music." Soon, we will have our first rehearsals with the instrumentalists, and Millie Nottingham. In preparation for American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) National on March 2nd, and a performance for KC audiences on March 3rd at 3pm. Tickets on sale Feb 1st! www.kantoreikc.org/concerts
4601 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112
Wheel chair entrance on North side. Parking garage in close proximity to event.
Wheel chair entrance on North side. Parking garage in close proximity to event.View less