Making outstanding music • Encouraging young artists • Celebrating the greatest treasures of vocal music
September 20, 2015, 3 PM
“Other-worldly beauty and a depth of awareness unique even for Mozart” – Milton Cross
” …extraordinary, condensing a vast realm of feeling into well less than an hour.” “Like all great Mozart, it has an expressive depth that forces us to delve beneath the surface for startling emotional richness.” – Peter Gutmann @ www.classicalnotes.net
Hinton Hall, Wright Music Building, Middle Tennessee State University
November 30, 2015, 7:30 PM
This most beloved work in the Western choral literature is said to have brought King George II himself to his feet at the “Hallelujah!” An English-language oratorio composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the King James Bible, and from the Psalms included with the Book of Common Prayer.
First United Methodist Church, Murfreesboro
SONGS OF LOVE & JOY
February 21, 2016, 3 PM
From Opera to Broadway
Gershwin, Cole Porter, Puccini
Featuring the MTSU Concert Chorale
Hinton Hall, Wright Music Building, Middle Tennessee State University.
If you enjoy excellent choral music, please consider supporting the Middle Tennessee Choral Society with a tax-deductible gift. Donations underwrite performance costs such as the orchestra, guest soloists, and music scores and help fund the Orpheus Vocal Competition, the Southeast’s premiere vocal competition. Every gift is carefully used, assuring that you are helping the Choral Society bring the finest music to our area while helping young vocal artists.