Summer Concert: Songs of Solomon and Shakespeare

Rodney Wynkoop, conductor

Sunday, June 7, 2015
5 pm, Baldwin Auditorium (on Duke’s East Campus)
$5 general admission • 919-684-4444 •
Free on-street parking nearby


Brumel – Sicut lilium
Josquin – Ecce tu pulchra es
Bairstow – I sat down under his shadow
Walton – Set me as a seal upon thine heart
Willan – Rise up, my love, my fair one
Gjeilo – Northern Lights
Billings – I am the rose of Sharon
Antognini – I am the rose of Sharon
Brahms – 4 Zigeunerlieder (Op. 112)
Vaughan Williams – 3 Shakespeare Songs
Mantyjärvi – 4 Shakespeare Songs

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Baldwin Auditorium



The Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham was founded in 1996 by Rodney Wynkoop to provide superior choral performance opportunities for outstanding singers in North Carolina’s Triangle region (Durham, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh). Its 32 members are selected mainly from among musicians who have sung in other choral groups under Dr. Wynkoop’s direction. VAE’s mostly a cappella repertoire ranges from the Renaissance to the present.
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