Radiance: MATER DEI – Samuel Barber, Eric Whitacre, & Sarah Rimkus
Sarah Rimkus — Mater Dei
Eric Whitacre — Lux Aurumque
Eric Whitacre — Go, Lovely Rose
Eric Whitacre — Sainte-Chapelle
A native to Bainbridge Island, Washington, award-winning composer Sarah Rimkus' Mater Dei links two distinct sound worlds in this program of American choral music: The neo-Romantic style of Samuel Barber and the ethereal sound world of Eric Whitacre. This program features Barber's most famous choral composition, Agnus Dei, alongside Whitacre's Lux Aurumque, Go, Lovely Rose, and Saint-Chappelle.