Passio: By Candlelight
Performed by Candlelight
Cappella Romana, Third Angle New Music, Lewis and Clark College Cappella Nova Chamber Choir. Directed by Alexander Lingas. Evangelist quartet: Vakare Marshall, Laura Beckel Thoreson, Leslie Green, John Michael Boyer. Jesus: Aaron Cain. Pilate: Joseph Michael Muir.
A late-night production of Pärt’s iconic masterpiece, Passio Domini nostri Jesu Christi secundum Joannem (The Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to John), performed by candlelight. Cappella Romana and Third Angle New Music are joined by the Lewis & Clark College chamber choir, Cappella Nova, singing the part of the turba. Performed in Latin with supertitles.
This concert takes place as part of the Arvo Pärt Festival, Feb. 9-12, 2017, presented by Cappella Romana.