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Festival Chorale! In #SalemOR – May 21st

festival-chorale-oregon-60MARS and VENUS: SONGS FOR MEN’S AND WOMEN’S CHOIRS

May 21, 2017 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Elsinore Theatre | 170 High St SE, Salem OR

We’ll be presenting beautiful compositions for men’s and women’s choirs, exploring rich repertoire we haven’t had the chance to explore in FCO.

Accompanied by grand piano, solo instruments, and occasionally a cappella, our women will perform, among other selections, “Nigra Sum” by Pablo Casals, “Tyrley,Tyrlow” by Gustav Holst, and “Aure volanti” by Renaissance composer Francesca Caccini. The tenors and basses will sing a variety of pieces, anchored by the rarely performed “Ballad of Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard” by Benjamin Britten, whose text is a medieval account of betrayal, intrigue, and murder The choir will conclude by performing together, just to prove it can!

Festival Chorale

General Admission:  $20*

Senior (62 and up): $15*

Students:  $5

* “Sing We Now of Christmas”  tickets are $10; free for 12 and under.

Tickets available:

  • at the door
  • Festival Chorale members have tickets for purchase by family and friends.
  • at Elsinore Theatre Ticket Office (190 High St. SE., Salem) and TicketsWest (Safeway TicketsWest outlet and online).
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