Sir Michael Tippett

A Child of Our Time

The English composer and pacifist Sir Michael Tippett's bold and massive choral work, written during the Second World War, explores an act of Jewish resistance.  Among the piece's influences are African American spirituals and the music of Bach.

Who

Grant Park Orchestra And Chorus

Christopher Bell, Conductor

Jonita Lattimore, Soprano

Anita Krause, Mezzo Soprano

Garrett Sorenson, Tenor

John Relyea, Bass

What

Tippett: A Child of Our Time

Program Notes PDF

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