Quincy Choral Society presents two Spring Concerts

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 9:00am

Bringing music to the South Shore and the World since 1981, Quincy Choral Society hosts three concerts annually (March, May and December) in Quincy and often brings their show on the road. Some of their large musical repertoire includes: Bach Mass in B minor, Beethoven Missa Solemnis, Brahms A German Requiem, Dvorak Te Deum, Handel Messiah and Coronation Anthems, Haydn The Creation, Mendelssohn Elijah, Mozart Requiem and Coronation Mass, Schubert Mass in A flat and Vivaldi Gloria. They also perform major works by contemporary composers Britten, Bush, and Rutter, as well as spirituals and show tunes.

The March Concert and Silent Auction "Swingin' into Spring" will be held Sunday, March 15, 2015 at the Quincy Catholic Academy Auditorium (formerly known as The Sacred Heart School), 370 Hancock Street, North Quincy. Silent Auction bidding begins at 1:15 PM, Concert at 2:00 PM. The music will get your toes tappin’ and your fingers snappin'; It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing – Duke Ellington, Swing Set – George Gershwin, Swingin’ On A Star – Jimmy Van Heusen, plus much more. Tickets cost $5 and are available in advance or at the door.

On Sunday, May 17, 2015 at Sacred Heart Church, 386 Hancock Street, North Quincy at 7:30 PM, they present “In Nature’s Realm” featuring the Quincy Choral Society Orchestra with Chelsea Beatty – Soprano and songs include Frostiana (complete) – Randall Thompson, Songs of Nature – Antonin Dvorak, Benedicite – Vaughan Williams. Tickets cost $18 and are available in advance or at the door.

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