Richard Duckett of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette wrote a feature article about this Saturday's performance of Gena Branscombe's dramatic oratorio, Pilgrims of Destiny. Conducted by Dan Ryan, Director of Choral Activities at Clark University, the concert includes the Clark University choirs, soloists, children's choir and orchestra. A woman composer's award winning work will have its first performance in the 21st century!
Monday, April 22, 2019
Saturday, April 13, 2019
On Saturday evening, April 27th, the Clark University Choirs under the direction of Dan Ryan will perform Gena Branscombe's dramatic oratorio, Pilgrims of Destiny.
Composed in 1919, the 1929 premiere of this work was given in Plymouth, MA with the last known performance in 1940. This performance will mark the 21st century premiere of Miss Branscombe's masterpiece.
The concert is free and open to the public. Please join us in Worcester, MA at Clark University's Atwood Hall for what will be an exciting evening of beautiful music.