Now through Friday, January 1st, Winter’s Gifts: Treasures is available to stream on-demand.
Winter’s Gifts is a celebration of the holiday season as told through the artistry of musicians from The Choral Project and the San José Chamber Orchestra.
This year’s theme is treasures, featuring a socially distant and safely recorded rendition of Ola Gjeilo’s “Across the Vast, Eternal Sky.”
The virtual presentation also includes music from the archives of 16 years of collaboration, celebrating the winter season, Diwali, Hanukkah, and Christmas.
The full program includes:
“Winter Improvisation (for Native American flute in G Minor)” —Ann Licater
“Huron Carol” —Saint Jean de Brébeuf, arr. Dan Forrest
“Raven & Eagle”—Daniel Hughes
“Gabriel’s Message”—Basque Carol, arr. Joshua Shank
“A Wintry Vale”—Anica Galindo
“Bright Morning Stars”—arr. Shawn Kirchner
“Betelehemu”—Nigerian Carol, Babtunde Olatunji and Wendall Whalum
“Across the Vast, Eternal Sky”—Ola Gjeilo
“Reflection on Diwali”—Michael Touchi
“Ödi, Ödi”—Stephen Hatfield
“Buen Shabbat/Ocho Kandelikas”—Flory Jagoda, arr. Michael Touchi
“Pacem: Find Love (from Heaven and Earth: A Celtic Mass)”—Ben Allaway