Talented young singers from Charlotte, North Carolina's Choir School at St. Peter's will perform a live concert at St. Patrick’s in Falls Church on Friday, June 15 at 7:00 PM. Under the direction of Elizabeth Lenti, Artistic Director, the concert will feature sacred and secular selections, including Cantate Domino, composed in the 1600s by renaissance composer Claudio Monteverdi, Down by the Riverside, a compilation of gospel favorites arranged by Brant Adams, and Brahms' beautiful Liebeslieder Waltzer. Garrett Law is the Assistant Director of the choirs of The Choir School.
Now in its 25th season, The Choir School is an auditioned community choir dedicated to helping young musicians explore, achieve, develop and mature against the backdrop of a world-class music education. St. Peter's choristers come from every background and neighborhoods all across the Charlotte region.
The School's annual summer tour gives choristers the opportunity to grow as musicians and gain cultural awareness, confidence, and a sense of independence. Past tours have included performances in Chicago, Boston, New Orleans, New York, Canada and Great Britain. In July 2019 the MasterSingers of The Choir School will serve as Choir in Residence at Durham Cathedral in Durham, England.
More information about The Choir School can be found at www.TheChoirSchool.org. This concert is free and open to the public, and will be followed by a reception.