Mortals & Angels – St Augustine Chamber Singers
The St. Augustine Chamber Singers presented their fall First Friday Concert at the Cathedral Basilica on October 2. The Singers, directed by Kathleen Vande Berg, sung selections from a new work by Carol Barnett: “Angels and Mortals: a Bluegrass Te Deum”. In addition to selections from Barnett’s “Te Deum”, the St. Augustine Singers reprised “A Little Jazz Mass” by Chilcott and two of Barnett’s compositions: “Great Day” and a Thanksgiving setting of the tune “McKay”. The choir was accompanied by Barb Mattingly and was also joined by Fran Coraggio, bass; Jerrold Michaelson, drums; Elizabeth Roth, guitar and Doug Carn, jazz piano.
The concert was free.