Pre-register Now for the Fall Semester of Cappella Cantorum Masterworks Chorus
Cappella Cantorum in Concert, April 30, 2023
Want something fun to do this fall? Sign up to sing with Cappella Cantorum Masterworks Chorus! Registration will take place Monday, September 11, 7pm, at John Winthrop Middle School (1 Winthrop Rd, Deep River), with the first rehearsal immediately following. Rehearsals are generally held on Mondays from 7-9pm at the same location.
Music selections for the Fall semester include Magnificat (composed by John Rutter) and The Many Moods of Christmas (arranged by Robert Shaw). Scores may be purchased in advance on the Cappella website or in person on registration night (or bring your own if you already have them).
Both pieces will be performed at the Winter Concert on Sunday, December 3, in the auditorium of John Winthrop Middle School (subject to change based on availability). The Masterworks Chorus and Cappella Orchestra will be conducted by Simon Holt, Music Director of Cappella Cantorum and the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, as well as the Founder and Artistic Director of Salt Marsh Opera.
All singers ages 13 and up are welcome; no auditions required. Registration and music fees are waived for students 18 & under. For interested parties, pre-registration and music are now available online at cappellacantorum.org. For more information, visit the website or call (860) 532-0454.
Established in 1970, Cappella Cantorum is a non-auditioned community choral group that provides singers of all ages the opportunity to learn, perform, and share great choral music. In addition to twice yearly concerts and an annual Handel's Messiah Sing or Listen, the group promotes music education and appreciation through its SummerSings program, vocal training workshops, and other events open to the public. Originally founded to serve the Lower Connecticut River Valley and Shoreline area, Cappella Cantorum now has members from more than 31 communities across the state.