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SLO Master Chorale presents Beyond the Notes: “Rachmaninoff and his All-Night Vigil: Inspirations”

Sunday, April 21, 1:15 – 2 pm
Performing Arts Center San Luis Obispo
1 Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo CA 93401

Learn about Rachmaninoff’s sources and musical references utilized during his composition of the work All-Night Vigil.

The San Luis Obispo Master Chorale will host two educational presentations given by Dr. Vladimir Morosan, founder and president of publishing company Musica Russica, as part of its Beyond the Notes series.

These presentations coincide with the SLO Master Chorale’s concert on Sunday, April 21, at 3 pm at the Performing Arts Center San Luis Obispo, featuring an a cappella performance of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s signature choral work, All-Night Vigil. More details about these presentations are available at www.slomasterchorale.org.

Beyond the Notes features leading scholars whose presentations highlight the times and culture surrounding the works performed by the San Luis Obispo Master Chorale. The educational events offer an in-depth look at pieces being performed and the background and history behind the music, including the opportunity to meet and learn from a noted expert on the subject, an enhanced understanding of the context of the music, an increased appreciation for the music and live performance, and spreading awareness about the arts.