Songs of Innocence: Songs inspired by childhood with music by Rutter, Tormis, and Maxwell Davies

Date: 

Friday, May 12, 2017, 8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: Metropolitan Chorale
Tickets: $45 preferred Orchestra seating, $35 general admission seating Students and Seniors 65+: $5 discount
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Featuring David Vanderwal, tenor
Songs inspired by childhood with music by Rutter, Tormis, and Maxwell Davies

Presenting the Boston premiere of Steven Sametz’s A Child’s Requiem, an oratorio composed in 2014 as a response to the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, with texts by Emerson, Dickinson, Sametz, and school children, teachers, and administrators. We are joined by Handel and Haydn Society’s Young Women’s Choir, directed by Alyson Greer.