The Camerata Illiana, under the direction of Jeshua Franklin, are a professional-level, project-oriented performance choir for advanced musicians.
Tentative season schedule:
Saturday, October 24 – Donald McCullough’s “Holocaust Cantata” (in honor of the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and liberation of the camps)
Sunday, December 13 – Appearance on LTC’s annual holiday concert. A variety of repertoire, including works celebrating Advent, Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa.
Tuesday, March 22 OR Saturday, March 26 – Passion Week Concert. Repertoire to include works by Barber, Golijov, Howells, Lotti, Muehleisen, and more along with some traditional Holy Week hymn settings. The most glorious, angst-filled, Good Friday oriented concert you can imagine.
Sunday, May 15 – Living American Composers Concert. Repertoire to include works by Eric Barnum, Ysaye Barnwell, Dan Forrest, Marjan Helms, Shawn Kirchner, Jake Runestad, Ethan Sperry, Tim Takach, and other current choral selections from living composers in our country.