Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 20, 2018
World Premiere

"When Did We See You?"

by Dominick DiOrio

St. James Cathedral
65 E. Huron St.
Chicago, IL 60611 

 

Sunday, July 8, 2018
World Premiere

The Passion of Yeshua

by Richard Danielpour

Oregon Bach Festival
Silva Concert Hall, Hult Center
1 Eugene CenterEugene, OR 97401

 

Latest news

Welcome to SDG news central. Here is where you can keep up-to-date on the latest happenings around the world with SDG-related concerts, commissions, and events. If you attend an SDG-related event or hear an SDG-related concert, we'd love to hear from you! Click here to send us a message.

Psalms Project CD

Psallite CD cover

The SDG Psalms Project has been happening around the world, in concert halls and houses of worship, for three years. The next phase is the early 2016 release of new CD entitled Psallite, which will include 5 of the 15 Psalms Project commissions. Recorded by Cor Cantiamo, conducted by Eric A. Johnson.

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SDG Commission to be Performed in Sarajevo

Sarajevo Philharmonic
Sarajevo Philharmonic

Soli Deo Gloria is pleased to be a sponsor of two Sarajevo Philharmonic performances of the SDG-commissioned piano concerto Lumen de Lumine by Jacob Bancks, directed by Chicago-based conductor Nyela Basney, with pianist Daniel Paul Horn, Professor of Piano and Chair of Keyboard Studies at Wheaton College Conservatory of Music.

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St. John Passion "soars to new heights"

St. John Passion score
Chicago Bach Project, St. John Passion 2015

Soli Deo Gloria, fittingly, presented the fifth installment of the Chicago Bach Project on March 20, 2015, the eve of Bach's 330th birthday. Hailed as an "Event, with a capital E" by the Chicago Sun Times, this year's performance featuredThe Passion according to St. John by Johann Sebastian Bach.

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Distinguished Panel to Discuss St. John Passion

St. John Passion score 

Why is Bach's St. John Passion so controversial?

Soli Deo Gloria is sponsoring a panel discussion addressing the issue of anti-Judaism in Bach's masterwork. The panel consists of two prominent theologians, two musicologists, and John Nelson, the conductor for the Chicago Bach Project presentation of the St. John Passion on March 20, 2015.

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Final Psalms Project Premiere in Cincinnati

Knox Presbyterian Choir
Knox Presbyterian Choir

The world premiere of the final commission in Soli Deo Gloria’s three-year Psalms Project takes place on Sunday, February 1, 2015. Robert Beaser’s choral work Songs of the Ascent (Psalm 121) will be presented during the Sunday worship service at Knox Presbyterian Church in Cincinnati by the Knox Choir, conducted by Director of Music Earl Rivers, with soloists from the choir and organist Christina Haan.  

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