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Oriana Consort

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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

Upcoming Events

December 2017

Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity

Fri, December 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
University Lutheran Church, 66 Winthrop Street
Cambridge, 02138
$15 - $20

The Oriana Consort presents Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity. The program begins with a telling of the Nativity story through 16th and 17th century motets by Victoria, Hassler, G. Gabrieli, Palestrina, Sweelinck, and Lassus; and concludes with Kenneth Leighton’s A Hymn to the Nativity, for a cappella choir and soprano solo, sung by Lisa Wooldridge; Samuel Barber’s Twelfth Night; and J. S. Bach’s Cantata BWV 40 Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes (For this the Son of…

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Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity

Sun, December 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Church of Our Saviour, Brookline, 25 Monmouth St
Brookline, 02446
$15 - $20

The Oriana Consort presents Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity. The program begins with a telling of the Nativity story through 16th and 17th century motets by Victoria, Hassler, G. Gabrieli, Palestrina, Sweelinck, and Lassus; and concludes with Kenneth Leighton’s A Hymn to the Nativity, for a cappella choir and soprano solo, sung by Nicole Beauregard; Samuel Barber’s Twelfth Night; and J. S. Bach’s Cantata BWV 40 Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes (For this the Son of…

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Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity

Sat, December 9 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
First Lutheran Church, Boston, 299 Berkeley St
Boston, 02116
$15 - $20

The Oriana Consort presents Seeing the Star: Choral reflections on the Nativity. The program begins with a telling of the Nativity story through 16th and 17th century motets by Victoria, Hassler, G. Gabrieli, Palestrina, Sweelinck, and Lassus; and concludes with Kenneth Leighton’s A Hymn to the Nativity, for a cappella choir and soprano solo, sung by Lisa Wooldridge; Samuel Barber’s Twelfth Night; and J. S. Bach’s Cantata BWV 40 Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes (For this the Son of…

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