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University of Notre Dame Children’s Choir
June 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
The University of Notre Dame Children’s Choir performs Faure’s Messe Basse with Masterworks Chorale Children’s Choir on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at St. Paul United Church of Christ (115 W B St., Belleville, IL) at 7:30PM. The Chamber Choir of the NDCC is touring the Midwest Friday, June 9 through Saturday, June 17, 2017, to celebrate the release of their new album, O Day of Peace. The album features favorite anthems and hymns arrangements of the choir, including works by Herbert Howells, Hubert Parry, Jean Sibelius, Martin How, and Richard Terry. Two newly commissioned hymns are included on the album: Brian Schoettler’s While Seeking Refuge from the Storms of Life, winner of the 2016 Notre Dame Children’s Choir Hymn Competition, and Hillary Doerries’ Joyful is the Dark, composer in-residence of the choir. The Choir will also perform a recent commission from Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, In Living Green.