RACHMANINOFF VESPERS (True Concord Choir and Soloists)
St. Francis in the Valley Episcopal Church, 600 S La Canada Dr., Green Valley, AZ 85614
A Sound You Will Feel!
Vespers, also known as The All-Night Vigil, has been praised as Rachmaninoff’s finest achievement. In an explosion of creativity this glorious work poured out of the composer in less than two weeks.
A magnificent work—one of Rachmaninoff’s greatest creations.
A rich tapestry of chants, complex multiple melodies and harmonies, Rachmaninoff’s a cappella masterpiece is a showcase for the entire choir while making a special featuring of the bass voice. For these concerts True Concord gathers the best of these unique lowest-of-low voices—the basso profondo—creating a sound you will FEEL!
“…True Concord lives up to the ideals of their name…” —NY CONCERT REVIEW
“True Concord Voices & Orchestra is excellent…harmonies and cluster chords ring true with perfect choral intonation.” —OPERA TODAY