Cantus Chamber Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Saint Mark Lutheran Church in Salem. The concert of Russian liturgical music will be sung in Russian by the professional chamber choir from Uzhgorod, Ukraine.
|Cantus Chamber Choir|
Cantus Chamber Choir is a 20-member a cappella choir renowned in Europe for its performances. The group performs folk songs and choral music from a repertoire that includes works by Bortniansky, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff; music of the European renaissance including compositions by Palestrina and Monteverdi; 18th- and 19th-century European choral music by Bach, Mozart, Brahms and Schumann; and 20th-century masters such as Poulenc, Stravinsky and Penderecki.
The group has performed at festivals in Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Austria, Italy, Germany, Great Britain, France and Switzerland.
Saint Mark Lutheran Church is at 790 Marion St. NE. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Call: (503) 588-0141.