An opera by Libby Larsen, the story of a child brought by a family into a new culture. Appleton Boychoir; Attic Theater, Inc.; Children's Ballet Theatre; Fox Cities Performing Arts Center; Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra; Lawrence Academy of Music Girl Choir; University Drumming Group; White Heron Chorale; Brian Groner, conductor. Katherine Okesson performs as principal second violin of the Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra.
MUSICSCAPES VOLUME 1
Includes last movement of Jerusalem, Open Your Gates, “Open Your Gates and Receive God’s Glory.” Live performance by USC Symphony, Neal Casey, conductor
In this movement, melodies representing Judaism, Christianity, and Islam intermingle, as giant gates open to receive God’s glory into our hearts and into the world..
–from liner notes