Summer Sing: "Dona Nobis Pacem"
Chorus & Soloists
August 21, 2023 at 11:30:00 PM
Congregation B'nai Shalom, 117 E Main St, Westborough, MA
Our annual summer sing is an opportunity for all to join in singing the choral movements of a major choral masterwork while enjoying the talents of professional soloists. This year’s featured work will be Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem.
Orchestra & Choir
November 12, 2023 at 8:30:00 PM
Pilgrim Church Cong UCC, 15 Common St, Southborough, MA
This concert presents a choral mosaic of treasures and smaller masterpieces from the European and American traditions. The performance will include standards and favorite works by Bach, Mozart, Biebl, Brahms, Bruckner, as well as Spirituals and contemporary choral treasures by Lauridsen, Whitacre, Forrest, Hagenberg and Runestad.
Organ & Soloists
December 17, 2023 at 8:30:00 PM
First Church Marlborough, High Street, Marlborough, MA
excerpts from The Messiah – George Fredric Handel
Our annual Messiah Sing is an eagerly anticipated opportunity for participants to sing the choruses of the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah and to enjoy talented soloists.
Soprano: Logan Trotter
Alto: Alexis Peart
Tenor: Kartik Ayysola
Bass: Nathan Halbur
Organist: William Ness
“Voices of Light: The Passion of Joan of Arc”
An Oratorio & Silent Film
March 10, 2024 at 7:30:00 PM
Saint John's High School, 378 Main St, Shrewsbury, MA
Music: Richard Einhorn Film: Carl Dreyer
Chorus, Orchestra, Soloists & Pre-concert Talk with John Michalczyk, Director of Film Studies Program, Boston College
Voices of Light merges Carl Dreyer’s legendary silent film masterpiece “The Passion of Joan of Arc,” widely considered to be one of the greatest films ever made, with a live performance of a ravishing score by award-winning composer Richard Einhorn. An incredibly moving composition for solo voices, chorus and orchestra, Voices of Light has been hailed as “a triumph” (Los Angeles Times) and “an overwhelming experience” (Chicago Tribune)
“A German Requiem” by Johannes Brahms
Chorus, Orchestra, & Soloists
May 11, 2024 at 11:30:00 PM
Algonquin Regional High School, 79 Bartlett St, Northborough, MA
Brahms’ A German Requiem is, without doubt, one of the best loved and most popular of all choral works, perhaps challenged only by the familiarity of Messiah. AVM will perform the contemporary edition and English translation by Lara Hoggard.