Bound for Glory

February 2017

Let the power, beauty, and dignity of spirituals lift your heart.  Principal Music Director John William Trotter prepares this moving and joyous concert, which includes early choral settings like Burleigh's "My Lord, What a Morning," as well as exciting contemporary and genre-stretching works by musical greats like Moses Hogan and Adolphus Hailstork.  Our singers will uplift your spirit at this glorious musical event.

Performance Dates

Saturday: February 11, 2017
8:00 PM

Nichols Concert Hall
1490 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

Sunday: February 12, 2017
4:00 PM

Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Friday: February 17, 2017
8:00 PM

Pilgrim Congregational Church
460 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60302

Sunday: February 19, 2017
4:00 PM

Wentz Concert Hall
171 E. Chicago Ave.
Naperville, IL 60540

Program List


Guest student choirs will be featured at the following performances:

February 11 at Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston
Evanston Township High School Concert Choir
Mary Theresa Reed, director

February 12 at Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, Hyde Park
Lindblom Math & Science Academy Choir*
Casey Fuess, director

February 17 at Pilgrim Congregational Church, Oak Park
Oak Park River Forest High School Gospel Choir
Latonia Jackson, director

February 19 at Wentz Concert Hall, Naperville
Lindblom Math & Science Academy Choir*
Casey Fuess, director

* Help support the fundraising efforts of Lindblom Academy's choir!