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Join Deo Cantamus of Minnesota, under the direction of Al Hawkins, and the Northwestern Choir, under the direction of Timothy Sawyer for the final event of a three-day collaborative residency with internationally acclaimed composer Dan Forrest.


Forrest's music has received performances in leading venues worldwide and nationally in Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, as well as on NPR's "Performance Today." Bask in "superb choral writing...full of spin-tingling moments" (Salt Lake Tribune).


"I will make the most beautiful music I can," asserts Forrest, "to press my gifts to their maximum potential toward the true ultimate end: glorifying God." Hear two wonderful choirs and a professional orchestra bring Forrest's music alive in newly renovated Knight Performance Hall.


Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Doors open at 3:30 PM

Pre-concert interview with Dan Forrest beginning at 3:40 pm

Knight Performance Hall - Totino Fine Arts Center
University of Northwestern - St. Paul


Adults: $15
Seniors (65+)/Children/Students: $12

UNW Students, faculty, staff, and alumni contact the Ticket Office for discounted pricing.

Choral Music 

Reading Session

with Dan Forrest &

the Northwestern Choir

Meet award-winning composer Dan Forrest ( b. 1978) with the Northwestern Choir for an hour-long Choral Reading Session in the acoustical beauty of Nazareth Chapel. Dan Forrest's music has sold nearly two million copies and is already firmly established in the repertoire of choirs in the US and abroad. Each registrant will receive a packet of Dan's choral music.

Thursday, April 6, 7:00 pm

Or call (651) 631-5151

11:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.

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