Monday, January 21, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage
57th St. just east of Seventh Avenue
THE MUSIC OF KARL JENKINS —The Sounds of War and Peace, Chapter 2
Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace (with film)
With the Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Distinguished Concerts Singers International, conducted by Jonathan Griffith
Soprano: Abla Lynn Hamza
Mezzo: Charlotte Daw Paulsen
Tenor: Christian Reinert
Baritone: LaMarcus Miller
and Mauzzin Imam Shamsi Ali
NYFS tenors and baritones, along with choristers from the United States, Croatia, and Canada, participated as members of the Distinquished Concerts Singers in The Armed Man.
Also on the program was the US premiere of Jenkin's Songs of the Earth performed by the Pennsbury (PA) High School West and Community Choruses and a special set by the Croatian women's ensemble Brevis, who also participated in the Jenkins pieces.