As part of their 2018 tour, the Saint Mary’s Chamber Singers performed in the San Francisco, Calif., area. The 26-voice select ensemble is directed by Dr. Patrick O’Shea of the Music Department. Tour performances throughout February and March included concerts at the Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis, Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, Calif., Chapel of Saint Mary of the Angels in Winona, and more.
The repertoire included a cappella works by Tomas Luis de Victoria, Stephen Chatman, Knut Nystedt, Mark Growden, David Conte, and Moses Hogan. The concerts featured the West Coast premiere performances of “Queen of Queens,” an English setting of a John Donne sonnet by Dr. O’Shea.
Caption: Chamber Singers performed at Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, Calif., as part of their 2018 tour.