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Grant Us Peace: Music and Readings Commemorating the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

Candles at All Hallows' Eve
Saturday, September 11, 2021
7:30 pm - 8:45 pm

Duke Chapel musicians and the Ciompi Quartet perform compositions with themes of remembrance, peace, and reconciliation by composers such as Joan Tower, Felix Mendelssohn, Shireen Abu-Khader, Ned Rorem, Ola Gjeilo, and George Walker. The musical performances are interwoven with poetic commentary.

Please note: Face masks are required on the Duke campus in all indoor and outdoor locations. See the university's public health measures at .

In addition to the Ciompi Quartet as instrumentalists, the musicians are Duke Chapel Schola Cantorum, singers; Chapel Organist Christopher Jacobson, organ and piano; and Dr. Zebulon M. Highben, conductor and director of Duke Chapel Music. The concert, cosponsored by Duke Arts, will be livestreamed on the Duke Chapel website.