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Cathedral Windows – Sacred Choral Music.

January 27, 2018

The Bangalore School of Music’s all-male 16-member vocal ensemble is back to once again regale choral music afficionados in Bangalore; ‘Cathedral Windows’ is The Bangalore Men’s celebration of the brilliance that is sacred choral music.

To enhance and heighten the sheer beauty of the music by great masters like G.F. Handel, E Grieg, F. Mendelssohn, T Tallis and more. They will showcase the most beautiful sacred compositions over the centuries,from various eras, countries and styles.

Led by their conductor, Jonas Ollson, Voice Faculty at The Bangalore School of Music, Cathedral Windows by The Bangalore Men will feature Abishek Gnanaraj – piano, Anup Abraham Thomas – cello and a number of soloists.

About The Bangalore Men

The Bangalore Men is an all-male voices ensemble launched in January of 2016 consisting of 15 singers, all with many years of previous experience singing in choirs. The group focuses on western classical music, from eras ranging from medieval music to contemporary, and is conducted by Jonas Olsson, voice faculty at Bangalore School of Music. The premiere season in 2016 saw a program of classical a cappella music performed in Bangalore and Pondicherry, mainly focusing on renaissance and early baroque music. During 2016, the group’s tribute to the romantic music of Franz Schubert, SimplySchubert, has been performed, together with pianist Natallia Kapylova, to rave reviews in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mysore and Goa. In April 2017, the group participated in the India-premiere of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony together with the Indian National Youth Orchestra, and the Vienna University Orchestra and Choir. The group is affiliated with The Bangalore School of Music, and is coached by operatic mezzo-soprano, Maria Forsström (Sweden).

Entry to the concert is free and open to all those wanting to experience the richness, depth and beauty of sacred choral music resonating against the bejeweled tones of the intricate stain-glass patterns on the church’s windows.

The Bangalore Men Celebrate the brilliance of Sacred Choral Music at one of the city’s oldest churches.

Saint Andrew’s Church,
Cubbon Road,

Sunday, January 28, 2018 | 6:00 PM

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