Easter Concert - Concordia Symphony Orchestra

  • Apr 23 - 24, 2022
  • First United Church of Christ Clairemont (saturday) AND St. John's Lutheran Church of Orange (Sunday)

    Orange County, California
Ticket Price Free This event is now over
Description

Easter Concert


Saturday, April 23 | 7:00 pm | First United Church of Christ (Claremont)
Sunday, April 24 | 4:00 pm | St. John's Lutheran Church (Orange)

Concordia Symphony Orchestra 
Jeff Held, conductor
Tom Mueller, organ

Emily Wood '18, soprano
Holly Roehl '21, soprano
Mya Chahbazian '23, alto
Kyu Young Lee, tenor
Daniel Ujifusa '23, bass


Celebrate Easter with classic Easter hymns and timeless orchestral works, presented by Concordia's Symphony Orchestra, faculty/student vocal soloists, and Dr. Tom Mueller, playing two of Southern California's most significant pipe organs. (est. length: 1 hr 30 min)

Concert Program

Claremont United Church of Christ & St. John's Orange

The 58-musician Concordia Symphony Orchestra was founded in 2010 by Dr. Jeff Held and consists of Concordia Students and resident performing artists. It is featured on an annual PBS Christmas broadcast that airs on most PBS stations nationwide.

Tickets: This is a free, non-ticketed event

Dvorak:  Biblical Songs for Vocalist and Orchestra (excerpts)
Geist: Resurrexi adhuc tecum sum (soprano solo)
Victoria Regina caeli (antiphonal winds)
Pachelbel: Lobet den Herrn (cantata)
Bach: Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue in C (organ solo)
Easter hymns for organ, orchestra, and congregation (arr. Jeff Held, A. Guebert '10)
Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Festival Easter Overture

Date & Time

Apr 23 - 24, 2022

Venue Details

First United Church of Christ Clairemont (saturday) AND St. John's Lutheran Church of Orange (Sunday)

Orange County, California First United Church of Christ Clairemont (saturday) AND  St. John's Lutheran Church of Orange (Sunday)
Concordia University Irvine

Our Mission

Concordia University Irvine, guided by the Great Commission of Christ Jesus and the Lutheran Confessions, empowers students through the liberal arts and professional studies for lives of learning, service, and leadership.

 

About Us

Concordia University Irvine prepares students for their vocations—their various callings in life. CUI offers undergraduate, graduate, and online bachelor's degrees in a beautiful Southern California location, with online and regional cohort options. Concordia’s undergraduate program is distinctive among universities in California because of its nationally recognized Enduring Questions & Ideas (Q&I) Core program, and its Lutheran heritage that provides a thoughtful and caring Christian community that lives out the theology of "Grace Alone. Faith Alone." 

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