Songs inspired by childhood with music by Sametz, Rutter, Tormis, and Maxwell Davies
Featuring David Vanderwal, tenor, and Handel and Haydn Society’s Young Women’s Chorus, directed by Alyson Greer
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.
Friday, May 12, 2017 at 8pm
Sanders Theatre, Cambridge