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Canticles of the Holy Wind - St. Michael's

  • Synod House of St. John the Divine 421 W. 110th St. New York, NY 10025 United States of America

Friday, May 12 @ 7:30pm

St. Michael's Episcopal Church
225 West 99th Street
New York, NY 10025

Sky with Four Suns. The Dark Wind. Dream of the Canyon Wren.

These are among the fourteen atmospheric titles that comprise this hour-long magnum opus of Pulitzer-laureate John Luther Adams. Commissioned by The Crossing in 2012, the work has lived in our minds and hearts, awaiting its revival – a unique aural kaleidoscope in which four choirs surround the audience, their canons unfolding across landscapes of time, as the “wind” swirls magically around the room.