september, 2021

26sep3:00 pmCappella RomanaA COVID Requiem: Music for Rememberance


Event Details

Sir John Tavener (1944–2013)
Panikhida (Choral Memorial Service) (1986)

John Michael Boyer (b. 1978)
Byzantine Chants for a Funeral, in English (2013)

We all need ways to grieve the losses due to COVID-19. Cappella Romana offers here the rarely heard funeral service for mixed voices by the late Sir John Tavener, with Byzantine funeral chants  composed by John Michael Boyer for Sir John’s funeral in 2013. These works help us to embrace courage and hope for the future.

Performed in memory of those who have died from COVID-19.


(Sunday) 3:00 pm PST


The Madeleine Parish

3123 NE 24th Avenue, Portland, OR