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
Amsterdam Ave. Near W 100th St.
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 2013, 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.