Soul’s Light – April 2010

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The men of Clerestory perform music of the spirit, from America to the Middle East, in a program of luminous and ethereal song rooted in the most essential values — love, faith, and hope — shared by all people. Features composers both old and new, from Rossi to Barber to Whitacre, who derive inspiration from the scales, texts, and religious traditions of Arabic, Persian, American, and Jewish cultures.

Clerestory is joined by special guest, ney player and master Persian musician Mohammad Nejad.

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Hashkivenu

Y’Susum Midbar

Con la luce e col canto

Sure On This Shining Night/a>

Heaven Haven

To Be Sung Upon the Water

Priere

Kashti ye badeh

The Earth Lifts its Glass

Lovely on the Water

On Horseback

Javdani

This Marriage

hope, faith, life, love

Dance Steps

And Both Shall Row