Interview with Dr. Erin Colwitz - Marquette Choral Society's "Russian Nights"
This April 2019, the Marquette Choral Society presents "Russian Nights," music of Rachmaninoff & Chesnokov. The concert consists of Russian music, mostly of Orthodox traditions. Pieces featured are Sergei Rachmaninoff's "All Night Vigil, Op. 37" in Church Slavonic, Pavel Chesnokov's "Let Thy Good Spirit" and "Salvation is Created," in English, as well as a Russian folk song "Veniki".
Hear more about the experience putting this concert together in an interview with the director of the choral society, Dr. Erin Colwitz: