Preacher: The Rev. Mariama White-Hammond, Founding Pastor, New Roots AME Church in Dorchester. She is a fellow with the Green Justice Coalition which brings together 8 social/environmental justice groups from around Massachusetts.
Listen live on WHRB, Sunday at 11 a.m. A multi-denominational Protestant worship service open to all regardless of faith, serving the Harvard University community and beyond.
Archival recording from the tenure of John Ferris, University Organist and Choirmaster from 1958–1990. This performance of Heinrich Schütz's motet "Unser Wandel ist im Himmel", SWV 390 was recorded live by the Harvard University Choir in March 1972.
Choral Directors in Conversation #2 - Messiah Reimagined Easter
n the second session of our roundtable events, Festival Director Samir Savant and Musical Director Laurence Cummings were joined by
Lisette Canton (Ottawa Bach Choir & York University Chamber Choir)
Edward Jones (Harvard University Choir)
Jonathan Babcock (Texas State Chorale & Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd)
to a special North American version of this event in the context of Messiah Reimagined.
The panel discussed how they kept themselves busy working during lockdown, the pros & cons of virtual choirs and the future of Handel's best known piece.