November 20, 2016
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist
Present Music’s annual THANKSGIVING concert melds tradition with the best of what’s new and inspiring. Uplift your soul with the all-encompassing Hearing Voices vocal ensemble while being enveloped in the burgeoning sound of flutes en mass spread throughout the Cathedral. Be present at this THANKSGIVING concert for a world premiere performance and, as tradition dictates, opening and closing ceremonies by the Bucks Native American Singing and Drumming Group. Join hands for the Friendship Dance and continue your journey with Present Music.
- Pre-Concert Talk with Composer Robert Honstein | Sunday, November 20 at 4pm
Join us at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist prior to the concert to hear visiting composer Robert Honstein discuss the world premiere of his piece, Book of Hours. This event is free and open to the public.
- Present Music will be collecting food donations at the concert to benefit Hunger Task Force. Patrons who donate three non-perishable food items will receive a $5 off ticket voucher for the April 29 concert at Milwaukee Public Museum.
Single tickets are available for $15/25/35 (prices are based on seating) + student tickets are half-price.
**Phone & online ticket sales are NOW CLOSED. We will be selling a limited number of tickets at the door the day of the concert starting at 4pm at St. John’s Cathedral**
Tickets will be available by phone and online until Saturday, November 19 at noon. In-person ticket sales will be available for purchase on the day of the concert starting at 4pm at St. John’s Cathedral. Will Call will also open at 4pm. *Not recommended for children under the age of 10.
Present Music 2016/17 season subscriptions are still available and include admission to this concert (if selected). Subscriptions for the current season will no longer be available after this concert.
This concert is funded in part through a grant from the City of Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board.
For full details, click here to read our press release (condensed version).