April 24, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
The program will be Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass. The Lord Nelson Mass is one of fourteen masses written by Joseph Haydn. Written in 1798 at the height of his notoriety, it is one of the six masses which are seen as the culmination of Haydn’s liturgical composition. The mass includes the following sections.
· Kyrie (Lord have mercy)
· Gloria (Glory to God in the highest)
· Credo (I believe or the Nicene creed)
· Sanctus (Holy)
· Benedictus (Blessed)
· Agnus Dei (Lamb of God)
The concert will feature the Chancel Choir of the Cathedral of St John the Baptist, the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus, and the Charleston Symphony under the direction of Dr. Robert Taylor.
For tickets, contact the church at (843) 724-8395