The District Eight in concert

















Sunday, March 19, 2017, 5:00 p.m.


Acclaimed by The Washington Post for its “consistently beautiful performances”, the District Eight presents a sixty minute concert program exploring the rich repertoire of works for Lent and Holy Week, expanding its numbers to ten singers to include Alessandro Scarlatti’s exquisite Stabat Mater.


God So Loved the World – John Stainer (1840-1901)
O vos omnes – Pablo Casals (1876-1973)
My Soul, there is a country – C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918)
Beati quorum via – Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924)
Set me as a Seal – Rene Clausen (b. 1953)
Os Justi – Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
When David Heard – Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656)
Veni, O Oriens – Andrew Smith (b. 1951)
Stabat Mater – Domenico Scarlatti (1660-1725)



No tickets required. All are welcome.


Free-will offering. Reception following.