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Pacific Chorale

February 17 — February 19, 8:00 p.m.Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Elissa Johnston, soprano
TBD, baritone
Pacific Chorale — Robert Istad, artistic director

TALLIS: Spem in Alium
STRAUSS: Death and Transfiguration
MACMILLAN: Fiat Lux (World Premiere)
Doors open at 6:45 p.m.
Preview Talk with KUSC's Alan Chapman at 7 p.m.

The New York Times calls Scottish composer Sir James MacMillan as “ceaselessly inventive, evocative and penetrating.” He joins Pacific Symphony on a spiritual journey with his major commission Fiat Lux (“Let There Be Light”); a perfect pairing to Strauss’ eternal tone poem Death and Transfiguration.