Concert starts at 7.30pm
Series: City University Concert Series
Civitas (Latin for 'city' or 'state') is a mixed vocal ensemble of City University London students chosen by audition. Its mission is to serve both the university community and the general public with a culturally diverse and challenging range of early and contemporary choral and vocal chamber music.
Director Alexander Lingas is a Senior Lecturer in Centre for Music Studies of the Department of Creative Practice and Enterprise at City University London. A former conductor of the university's Chamber Choir, he is the founding director of the American-based vocal ensemble Cappella Romana. With Cappella Romana he has recorded over a dozen compact discs, been featured in numerous radio broadcasts, and appeared in concert in at prestigious venues in five countries.