Please be part of Studying Choral Society, below the path of Dr. Graham Bier, of their first live performance of their 146thConcert Season on the George Baer Chapel. RCS will take you on a musical cultural tour world wide with songs from Australia, China, Syria, Canada, Puerto Rico, France, Africa, Georgia and extra. Studying Choral Society can even be singing two commissioned items at this live performance: Dispirited Wallsby Isaac Duquette and Goals and Goals by John Conahan. RCS will probably be accompanied by Mary, Bishop on piano, Barbara Lanza on violin and Reade McCardell because the Narrator. Solos will probably be sung by the RCS Chamber Choir, Part Leaders (Elizabeth Bromley, Jarrod Miller, & Rod Nevin), Conducting Scholar (Zachary Chan) and members of refrain.
Based in 1875, the Studying Choral Society has an extended and proud custom of presenting vocal music, notably symphonic choir masterworks, but additionally exploring and deciphering different genres. Underneath the energetic and nurturing management of Dr. Bier, our twelfth Music Director, the group seeks to proceed to pursue its mission to carry out, foster, and advance choral music with a stability between honoring our heritage and trying to the long run. Its academic applications now embody common performances with invited native highschool and faculty choirs. Whereas persevering with the custom of programming grasp choral works, the Society has expanded its repertory to incorporate the extra frequent efficiency and commissioning of recent music and the exploration of extra “common” literature, like folksongs, spirituals, and musical theater.
The Studying Choral Society is comprised now, because it has all the time been, of devoted semi-professional singers from all walks of life with no minimal or most age. Decided to current the best caliber musical performances doable, the Societyrehearses weekly in knowledgeable ambiance, fulfilling the lives of its members by immersing them in nice music, and thru RCS performances enriching and enlivening the musical lifetime of the larger Studying neighborhood.
Tickets: $15 upfront, $20 at door/ College students $10. Tickets could also be bought via the web site or on the live performance. For extra info, please examine the RCS web site.