Join us for two free performances on July 9 & 10 for Assembling the Masses
Saturday, July 9 at 8:00 p.m.St. Vincent de Paul Church | 1010 W. Webster Ave., Chicago, IL Sunday, July 10 at 2:00 p.m. Grace Episcopal Church | 120 E. 1st St. Hinsdale, IL Both performances are FREE.
Many of the pieces on the concert are movements from liturgical mass settings, such as Poulenc's Mass in G Major and William Byrd's Mass for Four Voices. The selections also include a completely different meaning of the word "mass" with works representing nine different countries from four different continents, eight different centuries of music history, and six different languages.The concert program runs about an hour followed by a reception to meet and interact with the performers. The repertoire includes short choral works by: Byrd, Poulenc, Machaut, Guillaume, Thompson, Palestrina, Duruflé and others.
ST. VINCENT DE PAUL PARKING/TRAVEL INFO: St. Vincent de Paul is located two blocks south of the Fullerton Red/Brown Line EL stop. If you're driving, there is a small church parking lot as well as free 2-hour validated parking in the parking garage nearby the church on Sheffield Ave. just south of Fulllerton Ave. next to the Dominick's. You can validate your parking ticket at the concert. CLICK HERE FOR MAP
GRACE EPISCOPAL PARKING/TRAVEL INFO: The church is located in downtown Hinsdale. The church has a parking lot and there is plenty of street parking, If you take the Metra, it is about a 5 minute walk from the metra stop.CLICK HERE FOR MAP
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