Saint Mark is pleased to host the Lynn Swanson Festival Singers’ 12th annual Andrew Cain Memorial Concert Masterworks of 20th Century British Composers on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 3:00 pm in the sanctuary.
Join The Lynn Swanson Festival Singers and Herbert Buffington, renowned organist, for an afternoon celebrating the glorious anthems penned for the Cathedrals of England. Featured selections include ELGAR Great is the Lord ~ STANFORD Beati Quorun Via ~ VAUGHAN WILLIAMS O Taste and See ~ BRITTEN Festival Te Deum ~ PERRY I Was Glad ~ MATHIAS Let the People Praise Thee, O God ~ TAVENER Hymn to the Mother of God, Song for Athene and The Lamb.
The Andrew Cain Memorial Concert is given each year to honor long-time Atlanta arts participant and supporter Andrew Cain. Cain was an active member and supporter of the William Baker Festival Singers, Atlanta, until his death on January 1, 2005. Through the generosity of his widow, Virginia Hicks Smith, and Mr. Cain’s friends and family, The William Baker Choral Foundation maintains a memorial scholarship and concert fund in his honor.
For more information, please visit http://www.festivalsingers.org/concerts/ .