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Chanticleer: Earthquake Mass


Chanticleer, the internationally-acclaimed, 12-man vocal ensemble, marks the centenary of San Francisco's "Great Quake" of 1906 with performances of Antoine Brumel's Earthquake Mass (Missa Et ecce terrae motus).

Named for the Easter antiphon (and behold the earth moved), Brumel's Earthquake Mass is a complex, grandly-scaled and deeply moving work. Chanticleer performs the Earthquake Mass in three striking venues in the Bay Area:

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All performances start 8 pm
San Francisco’s Grace Cathedral on March 24 and 31, 2006
Mission Santa Clara on March 25, 2006
Berkeley’s St. Mark’s Church on April 1, 2006

Event tickets are $25 - $42. Available at City Box Office (415-392-4400) or at our website.


March 24 and 31, 2006:
Grace Cathedral
1100 California St
San Francisco, CA 94108

March 25, 2006:
Mission Santa Clara
(on the campus of Santa Clara University)
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

April 1, 2006:
St. Mark’s Church
2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704


Historic resonance: earthquakes have moved people to create works of art through the ages.


General public and choral singers.


Nancy Roberts, 415 252 8589

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