In late spring, Bloomington choir Voces Novae held a concert in a surprising place: Rose Hill Cemetery.
Voces Novae collaborates with IUCA+D in a traveling choral concert around some of downtown Columbus, Indiana's most iconic buildings.
"As we worked through our grief and loss, we decided to do a special program in [Dr. Betsy Sabga's] honor." Voces Novae Conductor Sue Swaney
Whether it's sung as Al naharot bavel sham, Super Flumina Babylonis, Willow or By the Waters, Psalm 137 is a universal lament.
"I'm trying to write strong musical lines, to show how in the musical world we move from tension to relaxation, from dissonance to resolution."