Philippines Disaster Benefit Concert
November 24 2013 at 7pm
Cathedral of Christ the Light, Oakland (Press Release)
Benefit Concert for victims of the Philippines Typhoon.
The Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland and the San Francisco Boys Chorus (SFBC) held an emergency benefit concert on November 24th for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines. The concert featured the San Francisco Boys Chorus (Chorus-in-Residence of the Cathedral of Christ the Light), and members of the San Francisco Opera Chorus and the San Francisco Symphony Chorus. The performance was conducted by Maestro Ian Robertson, Artistic Director of the San Francisco Boys Chorus, with Jerome Lenk, organ and featured SFBC repertoire as well as excerpts from Giuseppe Verdi's monumental Requiem.
WHERE: Oakland's Cathedral of Christ the Light, 2121 Harrison St, Oakland, CA
All benefits went to Philippines victims through Catholic Relief Services