The Chorale is thrilled to return to live, in-person performances with this concert to kick-off the 2021-2022 academic year! Featuring a diverse range of choral repertoire including works by Byrd, Brahms, Pearsall, Willan, Martin, Coleridge-Taylor, McDowall, Elberdin, Ešenvalds, Dickau, and Hella Johnson. Also featured is the world premiere of Together by Byron Au Yong with a text based on Tang Dynasty poetry inscribed on boxes of masks donated by Chinese foundations to other countries during the COVID-19 pandemic. We’re excited to welcome back our audiences to Stanford’s glorious Memorial Church after a long hiatus due to the pandemic and we look forward to seeing you there! Tickets available at the Stanford Ticket Office at the beginning of autumn quarter, 20 September 2021, or at the door.