The Southwest is an expansive desert paradise, rich in hues, history, and heritage. Join us as we channel southwestern culture in concerts featuring Mexican Baroque music by Spanish-born composer Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla, “Mesa Songs” by NAU’s award-winning composer Judith Cloud, and Brent Michael Davids’ “Native American Suite” featuring nine time Grammy-nominated Native American flutist, R. Carlos Nakai.
The videos in this playlist include music and interviews about the Phoenix Chorale's newest recording released on Chandos titled "Northern Lights: Choral Works by Ola Gjeilo."
Featured interviews include Phoenix Chorale Artistic Director Charles Bruffy, Phoenix Chorale singer Kira Rugen, Soundmirror engineer John Newton, Soundmirror producer Blanton Alspaugh, and composer Ola Gjeilo.
Grechaninov: Passion Week Phoenix Chorale & Kansas City Chorale Charles Bruffy, Artistic Director
This playlist includes some tracks from one of the joint recordings featuring the Phoenix Chorale and Kansas City Chorale (when we were known as the Phoenix Bach Choir) under the direction of Charles Bruffy from the GRAMMY-winning album titled "Grechaninov: Passion Week."