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UC Davis University Chorus

American Songs and Spirituals
Description: "A program of American traditional songs and spirituals, as well as James Whitbourn’s 'Luminosity,' written for choir, viola, tanpura, tam-tam, and organ. Whitbourn’s 'Luminosity' is a multi-media work.... The text, compiled and edited by the composer, centers on the transcendent beauty of creation expressed by luminaries down the ages. Texts are taken from the writings of St. John, St. Teresa of Avila, Ryonen, St. Augustine, Julian of Norwich, and St. Isaac of Nineveh."
Performance venue Mondavi Center, University of California, One Shields Ave., Davis
Dates / Times Friday evening, June 8, 7:00 p.m.
Tickets $20-general; $18-UC Davis faculty/military; $10-UC Davis student and children under 18
Tickets available at
Contact information 530/572-5537 (Music Dept.)
Reviews Click here to find reviews of earlier performances.

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