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Morten Lauridsen's Lux Aeterna (Wheaton College Artist Series Performances)

Great Music. Great Value. Close to Home.

In the 2019-2020 season, the five main series events include something for everyone—humor, awe-inspiring excellence, ethereal choral pieces, ballet, and a literary take on jazz. 

Our Artist Series evenings feature world-renowned performers showcasing their unique musical expressions in Edman Chapel. Plan to enhance the evening experience by attending Grace Notes, the free pre-concert conversation before each main series event.

Morten Lauridsen's Lux Aeterna

Friday February 21, 2020 @ 7:30PM


Lux Aeterna is a work of art set apart from any other. It draws upon sacred choral chants paired with organ to invite the listener into spiritual conversation. This epic performance will feature Jerry Blackstone conducting the Wheaton College Choirs with organist Nicole Simental. To hear Lux Aeterna live with composer Morten Lauridsen present is to experience history in the making.

Morten Johannes Lauridsen is an American composer whose internationally beloved work, Lux Aeterna, was completed in 1997 for the Los Angeles Master Chorale. Lux Aeterna is in five movements and its texts are drawn from sacred Lati...

Edman Chapel
401 E Franklin Ave
Wheaton, IL

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