Student Digest - (01/23/2013  @ 9:04 AM)

VOX NOVA CHAMBER CHOIR CONCERT (Burke Long)

Vox Nova Chamber Choir, a Midcoast-based ensemble dedicated to the creative exploration of contemporary vocal music, will present Heaven on the Horizon, a concert of modern choral music on January 26, 2013, at 7:00pm and on January 27, 2013 at 3:00pm in the Bowdoin College Chapel in Brunswick, Maine. The program features works describing the transcendence of the human condition composed by Eric Whitacre, Morten Lauridsen, Blake Henson, Eriks Esenvalds, and Hubert Bird, among others.

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at voxnovachoir.com, or at the door. Bowdoin students receive free admission with student I.D.

Vox Nova Chamber Choir was founded in 2009 by Drs. Shannon Chase and Karen Topp and features members of the Maine Midcoast musical community, including Bowdoin College faculty and alumni. The group champions the expansive body of modern and contemporary choral music, and seeks to provide singers and audiences with new ways of hearing the oldest instrument in human experience.