Seraphic Fire-St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral

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2401 Southwest 3rd Ave
Miami, FL 33129


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Cathedral Classics

Performing at Seraphic Fire-St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral (May 8 - May 8)


Synopsis

Cathedral Classics

Encounter the sublime in this concert of favorite choral masterpieces including Gregorio Allegri’s haunting Miserere, Randall Thompson’s timeless Alleluia, as well as pieces selected by our audience. Concert-goers will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite a cappella choral music over the centuries and hear it performed by Miami’s own GRAMMY-nominated choir. Whether it be Thomas Tallis’ If Ye Love Me or Maurice Duruflé’s Ubi Caritas, you will decide what we sing!

Theater Information

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Seraphic Fire-St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Entering into their 15th season performing throughout South Florida and on national tours, Seraphic Fire is regarded as one of the preeminent professional vocal ensembles in the United States. Led by Founder and Artistic Director Patrick Dupré Quigley, Seraphic Fire brings top ensemble singers and instrumentalists from around the country to perform repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant and Baroque masterpieces, to Mahler and newly commissioned works by this country’s leading composers. Two of the ensemble’s recordings, Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem and A Seraphic Fire Christmas, were nominated for 2012 GRAMMY® awards, making Seraphic Fire the only choral ensemble in North or South America to be nominated that year, and the only classical ensemble in the world to be nominated for two separate projects.

Seraphic Fire Group

During its 15th Anniversary, Seraphic Fire puts South Florida at the center of artistic innovation with eight new world-premiere choral works by established and emerging American composers. The season also features appearances with The Cleveland Orchestra, collaborations with GRAMMY®-winning organist Nathan Laube and violinist Matthew Albert, and a guest appearance by conductor Elena Sharkova.

Recognized as “one of the best excuses for living in Miami” (el Nuevo Herald) because of its “vivid, sensitive performances” (The Washington Post), Seraphic Fire’s artistic accomplishments have translated to chart-topping album sales. The ensemble’s September 2014 release, Reincarnations: A Century of American Choral Music, soared to No. 6 on the Billboard Traditional Classical Chart and the ensemble’s GRAMMY®-nominated recording of Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard Traditional Classical Chart.

Seraphic Fire has a partnership with Naxos of America for the distribution of Seraphic Fire Media.

 For more information on Seraphic Fire please call 305-285-9060 or visit www.SeraphicFire.org.

 


Website
http://www.seraphicfire.org
Contact Phone
(305) 285-9060
Box Office Phone
(305) 285-9060
Box Office Email
annelise@seraphicfire.org