Peninsula Women's Chorus: Journey to Spring

20 May 2012

Santa Clara, CA



Mission Santa Clara, Santa Clara University


2:00 pm

Presenting Organization/Ensemble:

Peninsula Women's Chorus

Conductor/Keynote Speaker:

Martín Benvenuto

Join us on a magic ride, from the primal spells and incantations of "Urok" by Lojze Lebič, to Claude Debussy’s delightful salute to spring, “Salut Printemps”. Slovenian repertoire from our recent European tour is also featured alongside a special American section which includes settings of e.e. cummings' poetry in Vincent Persichetti's Spring Cantata and Kirstina Rasmussen’s “in time of daffodils”. We are thrilled to present the world premiere of Ripple by Ted Hearne, commissioned in honor of our 45th anniversary. For our press release about this exciting new work, visit  The audience is invited to attend a post-concert reception.
Other program highlights: "Revecy venir du printans" by Claude Le Jeune; "I Thank You God” by Gwyneth Walker; "Bendición" by Pablo Ortiz; Song-Gatherings by Eric Tuan, PWC co-commission
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