Multivalence: The Mass and Its Music
"Multivalence: The Mass and Its Music," explores the diverse music of the Mass across ten centuries and five continents. The program begins with a pastiche Mass, including musical settings by Louis Vierne, Hildegard of Bingen, William Byrd, Ariel Ramirez, Eleanor Daley, and more. The second half of the program features Ludwig van Beethoven's majestic Mass in C Major, Op. 86, in observance of the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth.
Commentary during the concert will be provided by the Rev. Dr. Paul Westermeyer, a prolific author and scholar of sacred music and professor emeritus at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. Westermeyer will also deliver a pre-concert lecture at 6:00 pm in Goodson Chapel at Duke Divinity School.
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Event parking is available for $5 in the Bryan Center Parking Garage at 125 Science Drive; ADA parking is available in the Bryan Center Surface Lot at the same address.