NEA ArtWorks Application 2020

Work Samples

Proposed Project: O Jerusalem! – Crossroads of Three Faiths

1. O Jerusalem! – Outside the City Walls
Persian Poem & Love Song
Bani Adam (Children of Adam) & Dokhtare Boirahmadi, arr. by Raha Mirzadegan & Jeannette Sorrell
Performed November 11, 2018 at Capital University, Columbus, OH
This is an excerpt from the proposed project.

2. O Jerusalem! – The Christian Quarter
Santa Maria, Strela do Dia (Medieval Cantiga), arr. by J. Sorrell
Performed November 11, 2018 at Capital University, Columbus, OH
This is an excerpt from the proposed project.

3. O Jerusalem! – The Arab Quarter
Longa Farafahza, arr. by Ronnie Malley & René Schiffer
Performed November 11, 2018 at Capital University, Columbus, OH
This is an excerpt from the proposed project.

4. Sephardic & Arabic songs from “O Jerusalem!”
Arranged by Jeannette Sorrell
Performed November 19, 2016 St Paul’s Church, Cleveland Heights, OH
This is an excerpt from the proposed project.

5. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto no. 5
Performed at Tanglewood
Performed July 2, 2015 at Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood Festival
This shows the ensemble on tour in its core repertoire.

6. Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Performed April 29, 2017 at First Baptist Church, Cleveland
This shows the ensemble in a classical subscription program.

“The U.S.A.’s hottest baroque band.” –CLASSICAL MUSIC MAGAZINE (UK)