Summer of Light: The Transcendental Choral Music of Verdi, Whitacre, Gjeilo & Esenvalds

12 Aug 2017 - 13 Aug 2017

3321 16th Street at Dolores, San Francisco, CA 94114


Mission Dolores Basilica


7:00 p.m.; 5:00 p.m.

Presenting Organization/Ensemble:

San Francisco Lyric Chorus

Conductor/Keynote Speaker:

Robert Gurney

This Summer 2017, we invite you to join us as we share a Summer of Light, a summer of peace, love and harmony expressed through the transcendental music of the incomparable Giuseppi Verdi, as well as contemporary composers Eric Whitacre, Ola Gjeilo, and Eriks Esenvalds.

The San Francisco Lyric Chorus, under the direction of Music Director Robert Gurney, presents:  
Summer of Light:  The Transcendental Choral Music of Verdi, Whitacre, Gjeilo, and Esenvalds
Giuseppe VerdiFour Sacred Pieces:  Ave Maria, Stabat Mater, Laudi alla Vergine Maria, Te Deum
Eric WhitacreSainte-Chapelle * Glow * Lux Nova
Ola GjeiloNorthern Lights * The Ground 
Eriks EsenvaldsStars
David Hatt, piano and organ
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Sunday, August 13, 2017
5:00 pm
Mission Dolores Basilica
3321 - 16th Street at Dolores
San Francisco 94114
Parking in schoolyard, entry on Church Street
$20 General; $18 Seniors (at door) 
Free to Students (Under 18 or with ID)
Please, no children under five.
Online ticket sales at; 415-721-4077; email:

Add comment

Login or register to post comments