Dreams, the Moon and the Stars

The Valley Concert Chorale will “Celebrate the Night” with a performance devoted to dreams, the moon and the stars on Sunday, March 15.

The Valley Concert Chorale will “Celebrate the Night” with a performance devoted to the dreams, the moon and the stars on Sunday, March 15.

From the serious to the lighter side, the chorale will perform songs from American composers Randall Thompson, Stephen Foster, and Daniel Elder, including “Three Nocturnes” and his version of “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.”

The concert will also will also include Morten Lauridsen’s “Sure on this Shining Night,” Eric Whitacre’s “Sleep,” the Walt Disney Co.’s “When You Wish Upon a Star,” and Henry Mancini’s “Moon River.”

The chorale’s own accompanist and internationally-known concert pianist Daniel Glover will perform Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata,” celebrating Beethoven’s 250th birthday.

“Celebrate the Night: Dreams, the Moon and the Stars” will be presented at 3 p.m. at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 1385 S. Livermore Ave., in Livermore.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. High school and college students are just $10 with valid student ID. Children are free. Advance tickets are available at www.valleyconcertchorale.org, or by calling (925) 866-4003.