Lovers of a cappella choral music can attend "Pure A Cappella: Spiritual Reflections" Sunday afternoon, April 27, 2008 at National Presbyterian Church. Joseph Holt leads a chamber choir of 63 voices from the Choral Arts Society of Washington in a program spanning six centuries, including the world premier of Missa Pro Pace by Kentaro Sato. Classical WETA's Deb Lamberton spoke with Choral Arts' Associate Director Joe Holt, who brought along examples of the music.
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