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Messiah

Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017

7:30 pm

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Enjoy Listening!

(Use the arrows below each selection to start the audio. You must click the double lines (pause) to stop the audio you are listening to before you start another or you'll hear both at the same time!)

A piece from our SOLD OUT Broadway May 2016 concert - My Fair Lady- On The Street Where You Live


A piece from Composer-Artistic Director A Dale Wood's Christmas Contata-Love Came Down at Christmas; O Ring Ye Bells!


'Gloria' by Andrew Gilpin, featuring Shawn Grenke on piano, performed Christmas 2011.


'In My Room' from the Beach Boys medley performed at our JukeBox Jamboree in 2010.


"God Shall Wipe Away All Tears" from Karl Jenkins' Armed Man-Mass for Peace performed 2009 at the beautiful Queen of Peace Croatian Church in Norval Ontario.


"Hallelujah" chorus from Handel's Messiah performed in 2010 with the Valen Ensemble Orchestra

MUSICAL SCHOLAR PROGRAM – COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER HOURS

The Georgetown Choral Society has created an opportunity for mature High School students who like to sing to join our choir.  The choir is waiving its membership fees for a maximum of two singers for each of the Soprano, Alto. Tenor and Bass sections.

Our Director, Dale Wood, invites you to attend one of our practices to audition for this program. 

Rehearsals take place Monday evenings, September through the first week of December, and the second week of January through April, at 7:30 PM at The Christian Reformed Church, 11611 Trafalgar Road, Georgetown.

BENEFITS FOR THE SCHOLAR:

  • COMPILE YOUR 40 HOURS OF COMMUNITY SERVICE
  • FREE MEMBERSHIP FOR ONE YEAR
  • PROFESSIONAL CHORAL DIRECTION
  • LEARN A VARIETY OF CHALLENGING CHORAL WORKS, from Classical to Broadway, Gospel to Pop
  • CONSIDERING STUDYING MUSIC AT UNIVERSITY OR COLLEGE?  Our Director will write letters of reference for applications or scholarships for those students who demonstrate musical talent and dedication.
  • OBSERVE CAREER PATHS AS A SINGER, ACCOMPANIST OR DIRECTOR
  • GREAT EXPERIENCE TO ADD TO YOUR RESUME
  • HAVE FUN!!!

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SCHOLAR:

  • COMMIT TO ATTEND EVERY PRACTICE FOR THE FULL SEASON  (Exceptions will be accepted for illness or emergency only)
  • COME PREPARED FOR EACH REHEARSAL.  CDs will be available for learning the music for an upcoming concert.
  • SING WITH THE CHOIR IN THE PLANNED CONCERTS
  • UNDERSTAND THAT THIS COMMITMENT WOULD BE EXPECTED IN ANY PROFESSIONAL SITUATION
  • HAVE FUN!!!

                        
For more information please contact:

Laurent  Thibault - 905-877-7795

or

Gerry Purdy - 905-877-7107