We have very exciting news! You are cordially invited to a sacred music concert in the Dominican Sisters Chapel in Fremont on December 9 at 3:00 p.M, It will feature Elfrieda Langemann O’Neill, a brilliant and gifted soprano soloist accompanied by Catherine O’Connor who teaches piano at the Dominican Sisters School of Music. Elfrieda has sung as a soloist with the San Francisco Opera Chorus and other professional groups in the Bay Area., Great Britain, and Canada. Catherine has performed with instrumentalists and vocalists thrughout the Bay Area.
The concert, honoring the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose, will be divided in three parts: songs about God, songs about Mary, and songs about Jesus. It is an ideal preparation for Christmas. Admission is free and you may, in turn, invite anyone who would enjoy this beautiful selection of sacred music.
Songs about God
O quam mirabilis est, by Hildegard von Bingen
Avinu Malkeinu, by Max Jamowski
God is my Shepherd, by Antonin Dvorak
How Great Thou Art, by Stuart K. Hine
Songa about Mary
Ave Maria, by Vavilov/“Caccini”
Nun wandre, Maria, by Hugo Wolf
The Crucifixion, by Samuel Barber
L’extase de la Vierge, by Jules Massenet
Songs about Jesus
Maria Wiegenlied, by Max Reger
En Priere, by Gabriel Faure
Were You There? traditional African American Spiritual
Ride on, King Jesus, traditional African American Spiritual
May this concert help ready your heart for the great feast of Christmas.
For additional information, call 510 933-6360.