Regional Spotlight: St. Olaf Choir

by Steve Staruch, Minnesota Public Radio
April 18, 2013

ST. PAUL, Minn. — I've come to expect a new piece every time I go to hear the St. Olaf Choir. In a February concert this year the ensemble performed what could become a choral classic: a new work by Minnesota composer (and St. Olaf alum) Abbie Betinis called "The World made New: Eleanor Roosevelt's Evening Prayer."

The St. Olaf Choir led by Anton Armstrong presents the world premiere performance in this week's Regional Spotlight.

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  • String Quintet No. 4 8:09 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Pinchas Zukerman, violin
    Jessica Linnebach, violin
    Jethro Marks, viola
    Donnie Deacon, viola
    Amanda Forsyth, cello
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  • Nocturne 8:01 Cecile Chaminade
    Peter Jacobs, piano
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