March 28, 2014 • 7:30 pm
A favorite of Portland audiences, Chanticleer has developed a remarkable reputation for its vivid interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music. With its seamless blend of twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass, Grammy award-winning Chanticleer is praised for its “tonal luxuriance and crisply etched clarity” (San Francisco Chronicle).
“The world’s reigning male chorus.” The New Yorker
“She Said/He Said” will include music and texts exploring the feminine ideal by Hildegard von Bingen and Tomás Luis de Victoria; the harmony and tension between the sexes by Maurice Ravel, Johannes Brahms, and Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn; “Give me Hunger” by Stacey Garrop; and Vince Peterson’s new arrangement of Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now.”
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George & Sarah Oh