BRIAN THORSETT & FRIENDS
Brian Thorsett, tenor | Kevin Rivard, French horn | John Churchwell, piano
Sunday | February 25, 2018 | 4:00 pm
Noe Valley Ministry
We welcome Brian Thorsett, tenor, back to our stage where he will join wonderful collaborators from the San Francisco Opera Kevin Rivard, French horn and John Churchwell, piano as they perform a program entitled How Cold the Wind Doth Blow. Take shelter from the winter wind while basking in the radiance of Shinji Eshima’s Bourne to Shelley, Schubert’s masterwork Auf dem Strom, the uplifting Love’s Voice from Ian Venables as well as folksongs of Britten, Vaughan Williams and John McCabe.From the cold of death to the blaze of rebirth, joins us as we celebrate life’s journeys through loss, war, renewal and transcendence.
Shinji Eshima – Bourne to Shelley
Franz Schubert – Auf dem Strom
Ian Venables – Venetian Songs Op. 22 (West coast premiere)