Interfaith Concerts

Watch our full 2021 Concert "Creating Our Future - Together!"

Featuring world-renowned soprano Christine Brewer, the Interfaith Youth Chorus conducted by Maria Ellis and a retrospective of
musical performances by many faiths.

Concert Program

 

National Anthem - Jeremy Denis, vocalist 

 

Christine Brewer, soprano, with Alla Voskoboynikova, pianist

            Welcoming remarks by Christine and “Amazing Grace” by H. Leslie Adams 

           

Muslim

Faiqa Hasan, Fauzia Jafri, Maheen Malik, Shaheen Mansor, Shireen Qalbani,      Almas Rehman, and Hamida Tariz, accompanied by pianist Peter Martin 

    “Sura Fussilat” - recitations from The Holy Qur’an

    “Lab pae aati hay dua …” - a poem by Allama Iqbal, music by Jagjit Singh

 

Catholic

North City Deanery Choir, Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis 

                “There Is Goodness” by Daniel DuMaine

 

Buddhist

            Fo Guang Shan St. Louis Buddhist Center 

                “Verse of Avalokitesvara,” (Guan Yin) Bodhisattva’s Vows

 

Jewish

            Rob Aronson, vocals and guitar 

                “Gesher” by Yosef Goldman

 

Hindu

            The Hindu Faith Choir Group of St. Louis 

               “Aa Chalke Tujhe, Mein Leke Chalun, Ek Aise Gagan Ke Tale …” by                            Kishore Kumar

 

Protestant

            Nu Voices: The Youth Choir Ministry of Central Baptist Church-St. Louis 

                “The 23rd Psalm”

 

Sikh

            Sikh Study Circle of St. Louis 

               “Shabad”

 

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

            Rising Generation St. Louis Youth Chorus 

                “Come, Come Ye Saints,” lyrics by William Clayton

 

Interfaith Youth Chorus

            “Begin” by Matt Carlson

 

Closing

            “God Bless America” - montage of past concerts

This broadcast and streaming event is offered to allow reflection and to unify the community in hope for peace and justice.