The Trumpet Shall Sound_PostClassical Ensemble 2017

Kevin Deas, bass-baritone
Chris Gekker, trumpet

Washington National Cathedral Choir and

PostClassical Ensemble conducted by Angel Gil-Ordóñez

Saturday, February 4, 2017
7:30 pm
at the National Cathedral

An ecstatic church concert connecting “My Lawd, What a Mornin’!” and Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus.

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“Stentorian” –Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times


Burleigh (arr.): My Lawd, What a Mornin’
Bach: Sinfonia and “Grosser Herr” from the Christmas Oratorio
Burleigh (arr.): “Sometimes I Feel like a Motherless Child
Burleigh (arr.): Were you There
Bach: “Mache dich” from the St. Matthew Passion
Bueligh (arr.): Steal Away
Nathaniel Dett: Listen to the Lambs
Mendelssohn: “For the Mountain Shall Depart” from Elijah


Michael Tippett (arr.): Steal Away
Handel: “Arm, Arm ye Brave” from Judas Maccabeus
Tippet (arr.): Nobody Knows
Tippet (arr): Go Down, Moses
William Dawson (arr.): There is a Balm
Burleigh (arr.): Deep River
Handel: “The Trumpet Shall Sound” from Messiah
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah

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Click below to see Kevin performing with PCE’s Joe Horowitz at the piano.