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Ascension Choral Concert

June 2, 2019 | 4:00 pm

The choirs of Christ Church Grosse Pointe and the Archdiocesan Chorus sing festive music from their repertoires for the feast of the Ascension. The choirs will combine with the cathedral’s two pipe organs for a rare performance of Widor’s Mass for Two Choirs and Two Organs.

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The program:

O Clap Your Hands (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
If Ye Love Me (Thomas Tallis)
Sicut Cervus (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Regina Caeli (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
God is Gone Up (Gerald Finzi)

As one who has slept (John Tavener)
Viri Galilaei (Patrick Gowers)
O Rex Gloriae (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

Messe Solennelle (Charles-Marie Widor)
Surrexit (Charles-Marie Widor)


Doors open 45 minutes before the concert. Free, secure parking is behind the Cathedral.

Free-will offering.


June 2, 2019
4:00 pm
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Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament
9844 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48202 United States
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