...perfect intonation, controlled dynamics...
Passauer Neue Presse, October 2011

Vatican, 22 October 2011

In october 2011 the Im Oktober 2011 the Audi Young Persons’ Choral Academy was able to travel and sing in the Vatican for Pope Benedict XVI. The choir gave together with the Bayerischen Staatsorchester a performance of Bruckners "Te Deum". Under the direction of Kent Nagano more than a thousand people listened the concert in the aula Paolo VI.

Anton Bruckner
Te Deum WAB 45
Sinfonie Nr. 9 d-moll

Eri Nakamura, soprano
Okka von der Damerau, alto
Kevin Conners, tenor
Steven Humes, bass
Audi Young Persons’ Choral Academy
Martin Steidler, choir director
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Kent Nagano, direction