VOCES8

Hear exalting voices in an amazing space! 

Thursday, November 15 at 8:00 pm

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 411 East Fourth Street, Greenville.

General admission seating.


Description

The British vocal ensemble VOCES8 performs repertoire from Renaissance polyphony to contemporary arrangements. They’ve performed on some of the world’s most decorated stages (London’s Royal Albert Hall, Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, Cité de la Musique Paris, Vienna Konzerthaus, Tokyo Opera City and the Shanghai Concert Hall). The ensemble is a Decca Classics artist and has released acclaimed recordings that have been at the top of the classical charts.


Sample program

Edward Elgar’s Lux Aeterna

Monteverdi’s Adoramus Te, Christe

Rachmaninov’s Bogoroditse Devo

Ben Folds’ The Luckiest

Benjamin Britten’s Choral Dances from Gloriana

Van Morrison’s Moondance

Irving Berlin’s Cheek to Cheek


Press

“A perfect blend of calm contentment and soaring spirit.” -The Independent


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Venue information

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 411 E. Fourth St., is a space built for sacred music. Voces8’s repertoire includes both sacred and secular works, presented reverently in a style fitting a church. Seating is limited and general admission.


Series

This event is offered by the S. Rudolph Alexander Performing Arts Series. Founded in 1962, SRAPAS presents world-class touring artists to support the quality of life of all eastern North Carolinians.


Tickets

Buy tickets online or call 252-737-5444.