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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 7:30 PM // St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

Path of Miracles
Tenebrae

Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles was the first major work commissioned by the professional vocal ensemble Tenebrae.

Founded by former King’s Singers member Nigel Short in 2000, Tenebrae’s members are drawn from the choirs of Westminster Abbey, King’s College Cambridge, and Britain’s two major opera houses. Talbot’s work was supposed to premiere in London on July 7, 2005 but was delayed because of the London subway bombings that day, which caused massive casualties. Ten days later, Path of Miracles received its premiere as part of the City of London Festival.

Talbot’s composition is based on the most enduring route of Catholic pilgrimage, the great Pilgrimage to Santiago; the four movement titles are the four main posts along the route (Roncesvalles, Burgos, León, and Santiago). Path of Miracles incorporates medieval texts and Roman Catholic liturgy and is sung in Greek, Latin, Spanish, Basque, French, English, and German. Candlelight and an imaginative use of the St. Francis of Assisi space guarantee a dramatic evening.

PROGRAM

Owain Park Footsteps
Joby Talbot Path of Miracles

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 7:30 PM // St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
Path of Miracles
Tenebrae

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* Student, Senior and Group Discounts may be available

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3/13/18 7:30 PM
St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

Path of Miracles
Tenebrae

Buy Tickets
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Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles was the first major work commissioned by the professional vocal ensemble Tenebrae.

Founded by former King’s Singers member Nigel Short in 2000, Tenebrae’s members are drawn from the choirs of Westminster Abbey, King’s College Cambridge, and Britain’s two major opera houses. Talbot’s work was supposed to premiere in London on July 7, 2005 but was delayed because of the London subway bombings that day, which caused massive casualties. Ten days later, Path of Miracles received its premiere as part of the City of London Festival.

Talbot’s composition is based on the most enduring route of Catholic pilgrimage, the great Pilgrimage to Santiago; the four movement titles are the four main posts along the route (Roncesvalles, Burgos, León, and Santiago). Path of Miracles incorporates medieval texts and Roman Catholic liturgy and is sung in Greek, Latin, Spanish, Basque, French, English, and German. Candlelight and an imaginative use of the St. Francis of Assisi space guarantee a dramatic evening.

PROGRAM (Tue 3/13/2018: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church)

Owain Park Footsteps
Joby Talbot Path of Miracles
BUY TICKETS

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 7:30 PM, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
Path of Miracles
Tenebrae

PERFORMANCE DAY:

March 2018
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PERFORMANCE TIME:

Buy Tickets

Or call the ticket office at 734-764-2538

* Student, Senior and Group Discounts may be available

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