Christ Cathedral Dedication: A Place For Christ Fo
Format: COMPACT DISC
Handbell Choir; Cathedral Vietnamese Choir; Revie, Julian Darius; Cathedral Spanish Choir; Diocesan Children's Choir; Walsh, Joseph; Diocesan Festival Choir; Cathedral English Choir; Saldaña, Marcos; Cathedral Schola; McCaul, Lauren; Brandt, Milo; Ball, David L.; Christ Cathedral Orchestra; Cathedral Brass Ensemble; Romeri, John; New Haven Symphony Orchestra
July 17, 2019, marks the date Christ Cathedral (formerly the Crystal Cathedral) is dedicated to be the liturgical and artistic center for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange. The music for that service is presented here, which includes many original works commissioned for the occasion. Dr. John A. Romeri is the Director of Music and Organist for Christ Cathedral, Los Angeles. He is the conductor of the newly-formed Cathedral Choir, Vietnamese Cathedral Choir, Diocesan Children’s Choir, and the Diocesan Adult Choir. Dr. Romeri earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Organ Performance, Magna cum Laude, from the Conservatory of Music, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California, and a Master of Sacred Music degree from Westminster Choir College, Princeton, New Jersey. Juilliard-trained organist David L. Ball serves as organist and assistant director of music at Christ Cathedral. David completed both the Bachelor and Master of Music at The Juilliard School in New York City, studying under Mr. Paul Jacobs. He was recently named one of The Diapason’s 20 under 30.