Choral Music at UCI: Morten Lauridsen Residency

Choral Music at UCI

Morten Lauridsen Residency


May 21 & May 22, 2016

Recipient of the National Medal of Arts and subject of the Michael Stillwater film Shining Night: A Portrait of Composer Morten Lauridsen, Lauridsen was hailed as an “American Choral Master” by the National Endowment for the Arts. The composer will introduce each set of pieces and join the choirs at the piano.


May 21*

4:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Film Screening: Shining Night: A Portrait of Composer Morten Lauridsen.


May 22*

4:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

An Afternoon with Dr. Morten Lauridsen, featuring UCI Chamber Singers and Concert Choir, conducted by Dr. Seth Houston and faculty vocalists.


Please contact the Music Department at (949) 824-6615 for a full schedule of open rehearsals with Dr. Lauridsen.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

*Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure, by the elevator. Advance notice is appreciated, but not required.  For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787 or email  (Schedules are subject to change. See posted schedule at

May 21, 2016 - 4:00pm
May 22, 2016 - 4:00pm