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Concord Chorus

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Kevin Leong, Music Director

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The Concord Chorus, conducted by Kevin Leong, comprises about 110 singers from Concord, Massachusetts, and surrounding communities and performs several concerts of choral-orchestral and smaller works each season.

Repertoire
The repertory of the Concord Chorus encompasses music from the 16th century to the present. This season’s concerts include Fauré’s “Requiem” with professional soloists and orchestra and music of Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Johann Sebastian Bach, Felix Mendelssohn, Johannes Brahms, Samuel Barber, and Morten Lauridsen.

Performances
This season’s concerts will be Saturday, December 8, 2018, at 2 and 5 pm (Winter Holiday Concerts); and Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 8 pm (Fauré Requiem).

Rehearsals
Rehearsals are held Mondays from 7:30 to 10 pm in Trinity Episcopal Church’s Parish Hall in Concord, Massachusetts (81 Elm Street, Concord, MA 01742).

Auditions: Yes

Contact: Dr. Kevin Leong

Additional Information
Auditions for all voice parts will be held during two open rehearsals on Mondays, September 10 and 17, 2018, from 7:30 to 10 pm in Trinity Episcopal Church’s Parish Hall (81 Elm Street, Concord, MA 01742). The ten-minute audition consists of scales, ear and pitch memory exercises, and sight-reading in order to evaluate voice, ear, and reading abilities. A prepared piece is not required, but prior musical experience is expected.

Concord Chorus

June 2019

Concord Chorus presents Fauré’s Requiem

Sat, June 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
Cary Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, 02420
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$10 – $30

Join the Concord Chorus, now in its 73rd season, for Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem.  This sublimely beautiful and undoubtedly best known of his sacred works will be performed in its rarely heard version for symphony orchestra.  The program will also include Felix Mendelssohn’s powerful setting of Psalm 42 and stirring cantata Vom Himmel hoch. Music Director Kevin Leong conducts the 110-voice Concord Chorus and a professional orchestra on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 8:00 PM at Cary Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue,…

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