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Halalisa Singers Open Rehearsal/Auditions Monday, September 12 & 19, 7:30-9:30pm.
Mon, September 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm UTC+0
One event on Mon, September 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Announcing auditions for the 2016-2017 Concert Season! Led by Mary Cunningham, Artistic Director, our 36 member SATB chorus welcomes experienced singers in all voice parts who love to sing excellent choral music that is eclectic and diverse. Monday rehearsals at the Hancock Church in Lexington, 1912 Massachusetts Ave.
Our December concerts, Sat. 12/3 and Sun, 12/4, “Stars of Wonder” will shimmer with gorgeous selections including Ola Gjello’s “Northern Lights”, Eric Whitacre’s “Glow”, “Stars by Erik Esenvalds, Randall Thompson’s classic “Choose Something Like a Star”, Morton Lauridsen’s “Sure on This Shining Night, “Rise Up Shepherd, and Follow” by Andre Thomas, World premiere “Winter Stars” by our own Trevor Berens, and more. With many small group and solo opportunities, let your voice shine!
• Contact Mary Cunningham, Artistic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot at the Open Rehearsal.
• Arrive early at 7:15pm to collect your music and sit with your section.
• After rehearsal, stay for a brief range check and sing from 2 selections from our season repertoire covered that evening
Halalisa Singers 2016-17 Concert Season
“Stars of Wonder” Contemporary Choral Masterpieces of Light and Hope, December 3 &4
“Music Down In My Soul” Songs of spirit and resilience from African-American, Jewish, Jazz and Gospel traditions. April 8&9
The Halalisa Singers are dedicated to the performance of music across all cultures and nationalities. Halalisa is a Zulu word for “celebration,” and in that spirit, the Halalisa repertoire includes African, Latin, American Spiritual, Gospel, Jewish, Folk, and Jazz music.