Carmina Burana

September 15, 2017
Munich Hall of Fame: Composer Carl Orff (installed in 2009)

Munich Hall of Fame: Composer Carl Orff (installed in 2009)

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This week on Prairie Performances at 7 pm on Friday on WILL-FM, the Eastern Illinois Symphony and Choral Union join forces in Carl Orff’s scenic cantata “Carmina Burana.” Based on 24 poems found in a medieval collection of the same name, this is Orff’s best known work.

Carmina Burana with the Eastern Illinois Symphony and soloists: soprano, Desiree Hassler; baritone, Timothy Renner; and tenor, Seth Killen;  Richard Robert Rossi, conductor heard on Prairie Performances this Friday at & PM on WILL-FM, Urbana.

Carmina Burana (4/21/13)
Eastern Symphony and Choral Union
Charleston High School Advanced Chorus
Charleston Middle School and Special Guests
Lakeland College Community Choir

Desiree Hassler, soprano
Timothy Renner, baritone
Seth Killen, tenor
Richard Robert Rossi, conductor 

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