Arts & Events

Around the East Bay: Triumph of Love

Thursday May 21, 2009 - 10:18:00 AM

Chora Nova, conducted by Paul Flight, presents “Triumph of Love,” with chorus and two soloists (Rita Lily, soprano; Mark Mowry, tenor). It’s Carl Orff’s “lusty musical play Catulli Carmina (Poems of Catullus) under a different name, the lesser-known middle section of “Trionfi,” of which Carmina Burana is the best-known part, with Brahm’s “Liebeslieder Waltzes.” 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 24 at First Congregational Church. 2345 Channing Way. $10-20. (925) 768-5558 (Rick Stober).