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Oriana Consort

|www.orianaconsort.org

Walter L. Chapin, Director; Caroline Harvey, Assistant Director

Type
32 voices: 8s-8a-8t-8b. Accomplished semi-professional chorale, based in Cambridge.

Repertoire
Eclectic repertory, spanning the Renaissance through the 21st century — including a commission premiered in December 2012.

Performances
Three performances of a December program in Cambridge, Boston, and Brookline: 1st half a cappella; 2nd half accompanied by a period instrumental ensemble. Three performances of a late February / early March a cappella program in Cambridge, Boston, and a suburb. Three performances of an early May a cappella program in Cambridge, Boston, and a suburb. All soloists in Oriana concerts are always Oriana members; we never engage non-member soloists.

Rehearsals
Sunday evenings 6-9 pm near Harvard Square, Cambridge. If the first performance of a concert program is on a Sunday, there is a Saturday afternoon final rehearsal on the preceding day. A few sectional rehearsals are sometimes arranged at other times.

Auditions: Yes

Contact: Email info@orianaconsort.org or director@orianaconsort.org to request information about Oriana or its performances. A detailed PDF writeup about the group is available on request.

Website:  www.orianaconsort.org for info. To hear audio clips, click LISTEN.

Additional Information
Visit www.orianaconsort.org to purchase concert tickets online, to made a tax-free donation, and (soon) to join Oriana’s mailing list, by which you’ll receive concert announcements.

Oriana Consort

August 2019

Oriana Consort Auditions

Sat, August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

The Oriana Consort has several open positions in all voice parts, for which we are seeking experienced singers. Sunday evening rehearsals begin on September 15 toward performances on December 7, 8, and 13 of a program to include Bach’s Motet BWV 225, Singet dem Herrn; Brahms’ Motet Op. 74 #2, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf; Verdi’s Ave Maria from the Quattro Pezzi Sacri; Kirke Mechem’s Island in Space; and Nativity carols by Libby Larsen, Ola Gjeilo, Philip Stopford, Cecilia…

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Oriana Consort Auditions

Sat, August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

The Oriana Consort has several open positions in all voice parts, for which we are seeking experienced singers. Sunday evening rehearsals begin on September 15 toward performances on December 7, 8, and 13 of a program to include Bach’s Motet BWV 225, Singet dem Herrn; Brahms’ Motet Op. 74 #2, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf; Verdi’s Ave Maria from the Quattro Pezzi Sacri; Kirke Mechem’s Island in Space; and Nativity carols by Libby Larsen, Ola Gjeilo, Philip Stopford, Cecilia…

Find out more »

Oriana Consort Auditions

Sat, August 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

The Oriana Consort has several open positions in all voice parts, for which we are seeking experienced singers. Sunday evening rehearsals begin on September 15 toward performances on December 7, 8, and 13 of a program to include Bach’s Motet BWV 225, Singet dem Herrn; Brahms’ Motet Op. 74 #2, O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf; Verdi’s Ave Maria from the Quattro Pezzi Sacri; Kirke Mechem’s Island in Space; and Nativity carols by Libby Larsen, Ola Gjeilo, Philip Stopford, Cecilia…

Find out more »
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