On Friday, April 9th, Sunday, April 11th and Sunday, April 18th, North Coast Chorale will present the Lux Aeterna, (English translation -  Eternal Light), a composition by Morten Lauridsen.  This is a requiem Mass, which Lauridsen wrote in response to his Mother?s final illness.   Although written in Latin, the words speak of light, a universal symbol of illumination at all levels?spiritual, artistic, and intellectual.  The Chorale will also be singing Easter choruses and arias from the Messiah, featuring well known NCC soloists.  All three performances will be held at the Performing Arts Center in Astoria.  For the safety of all, Masks and social distancing required while in the building. On-line ticket sales only.  A limit of 50-tickets will be sold for each performance.  Tickets are $10, with children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult.