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Cathedral Cultural Series presents Ascension Choral Concert

June 2, 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


The Christ Church Grosse Pointe Schola, under the direction of Scott Hanoian, and the Archdiocesan Chorus, under the direction of Joe Balistreri, sing festive music from their repertoires for the feast of the Ascension. The choirs will combine with the cathedral’s two pipe organs for a rare performance of Widor’s Mass for Two Choirs and Two Organs.

Doors open 45 minutes before each concert. Free, secure parking is adjacent to the Cathedral. To receive updates or more information, please write [email protected], call 313-237-5782, or visit Find the latest news and updates on our “Cathedral Cultural Series” Facebook Page.

The program:
O Clap Your Hands (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
If Ye Love Me (Thomas Tallis)
Sicut Cervus (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Regina Caeli (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
God is Gone Up (Gerald Finzi)
As one who has slept (John Tavener)
Viri Galilaei (Patrick Gowers)
O Rex Gloriae (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Messe Solennelle (Charles-Marie Widor)
Surrexit (Charles-Marie Widor)


June 2, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Contact Name
Joe Balistreri
Contact Phone
Contact Email
[email protected]
Contact Website
Location Name
Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament
Location Address
9844 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202