The choir arrived at St. Ignatius Church around 7pm for rehearsal before the concert at 9pm. The choir rehearsed for an hour and a half with a half hour of rest and vesting before the concert. The concert began promptly at 9pm to a church filled with approx. 200 attendees. The concert went extremely well (see pictures and repertoire below) and received a standing ovation at the conclusion of the concert. It truly was the high point of the tour for all. The acoustics of St. Ignatius are incredible! Every piece was sung with beauty and precision.

After the concert, the choir walked to the bus and shuttled back to the hotel where some went for dinner and drinks to a local Pizzeria and others headed to bed in preparation of their 6:30am departure for Fiumicino Airport on Sunday.

A wonderful tour. Thanks to so many who helped us get to where we needed to be and all those who have supported us along the way! See you soon at the Mission on Sunday!

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4 Responses to Concert!

  1. lisa carlson says:

    It has been an honor and a privilege to make this journey (through the internet) with you all. Thank you, thank you, thank you – and bless you all.

  2. Peggy Goodwin says:

    So happy you blogged this! It’s like we were with you!! xo Tony, Peggy and Noie

  3. Judy Dressler says:

    It was wonderful being there with you – (thats what it felt like). I’m thrilled you let us share this amazing experience. Congratulations to all for a fantastic performance.
    X O G. J.

  4. Pat Dorsett says:

    I am so please that the concert tour went well. I know all of the parishoners and locals who attended were blown away by the beautiful music of the choir. I wish you a safe trip home and have thoroughtly enjoyed following the trip with the updates.

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