Mozart and Faure at Ilfeld

The Highlands University Concert Choir will present two masterpieces of sacred choral music on April 13 In Ilfeld Auditorium.

The pieces are "Coronation Mass" by Mozart and "Requiem by Gabriel Faure.

The "Coronation Mass" gets its nickname from an early performance at the annual ceremony of crowningof the miracle-working appearance of the Virgin Mary near Salzburg, Austria.  The mass will be performed by a solo quartet and chorus, with piano accompaniment.

"Requiem" is the best known of Faure's large works.  It will be performed by soprano and bass soloists, plus chorus and piano accompaniment.

Andre Garcia-Nuthmann will conduct, and Lydia Madrick accompany.

The concert is at 3 p.m. Tickets are $5. Students with ID admitted free.