VCC Rothgeb Memorial Award recipient David Corcoran will present a recital of songs that have inspired his faith, while also sharing his background in music. The Rothgeb Memorial Award was estasblished as part of the 30th Anniversary Celebration
of the Vienna Community Church It enables a study project for selected VCC Musicians. This is one way of showing gratitude to those who have contributed time and talent to the worship services.
David is a professional Opera Singer who has sung mainly in Australia with Opera Australia. He has made Vienna his home over the last 18 months and joined the VCC to connect with the choir, but has since reignited his faith and desire to serve. The programme will include a mix of hymns, Opera Arias and religious songs by composers such as Copeland, Wagner and Gounod, some long sung favourites of David’s, in addition to newly discovered pieces sure to remain in his repertoire.
Tomasz Pietak will be accompanying David on the organ and piano.
When: Sunday, 26 June 2016
Where: Reformierte Stadtkirche, Dorotheergasse 16, 1010, Vienna