Music From The TowerPodcast



Episode 14 September 16, 2017   Matthew Gray, Founder and Director of DeAngelis Vocal Ensemble, Director of Music at the Mission Basilica of San Juan Capistrano, Assistant Director of the Diocesan Choir of Orange.

Enjoy a visit with Matthew Gray, one of Southern California’s busiest Music Directors. Hear especially about his profession ensemble, DeAngelis Vocal Ensemble, as they begin their 13th Season of creating beauty through Choral Music! Hear from Matthew about the founded the organization, his own interesting musical history, and what lead him to create one of the finest musical groups in Southern California. Learn about the amazing concerts coming this season, from a birthday celebration for composer Herbert Howells, their annual Christmas Concert, a festive concert celebrating St. Cecilia with the music of Handel and a partnership with the instrumental group Kontrapunktus, and finally Sacré France featuring the spectacular choral music of French composers. All concerts, except for Sacré France are held in the historic Mission Basilica in San Juan. Sacré France is part of their annual partnership with Christ Cathedral Concerts.   Complete details and to obtain tickets:     Enjoy their latest CD:


MUSIC: Ave Maris Stella Fredrik Sixten (De Angelis Vocal Ensemble)

MUSIC: Ave Maria Robert Parsons   (De Angelis Vocal Ensemble)

MUSIC: In Youth is Pleasure   Herbert Howells

MUSIC: Salve Regina   Alfred Desenclos

MUSIC: O Salutais Hostia   Pierre Villette