Toward the Heavens DSSO Concert

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Tune in to PBS North on April 13, 2019 at 7pm

for the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s “Toward the Heavens”, featuring the DSSO Chorus on the ALLETE Stage at DECC Symphony Hall.

Concert Details:

Dirk Meyer, Music Director and Conductor
Richard Robbins, Chorusmaster

DSSO Chorus

Rachel Inselman, Soprano
Christina Christensen, Mezzo-Soprano
David Blalock, Tenor

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:
Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17, Little Russian

32 minutes

  1. Andante sostenuto – Allegro vivo
  2. Andantino marziale - quasi moderato
  3. Scherzo - Allegro molto vivace
  4. Finale - Moderato assai


20 minutes

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy:

65 minutes

  1. Sinfonia:
    a. Maestoso con moto – Allegro
    b. Allegretto un poco agitato
    c. Adagio religioso
  2. All men, all things, all that has life and breath (Chorus)
  3. Praise thou the Lord, O my spirit (Soprano Solo and Chorus)
  4. Sing ye praise (Tenor Recitative and Aria)
  5. All ye that cried unto the Lord (Chorus)
  6. I waited for the Lord (Soprano Duet and Chorus)
  7. The sorrows of Death (Tenor Aria)
  8. The Night is Departing (Chorus)
  9. Let all men praise the Lord (Chorus)
  10. My song shall be always Thy Mercy (Soprano and Tenor Duet)
  11. Ye nations, offer to the Lord (Chorus)