The University Concert Chorale invites new members to audition
The University Concert Chorale invites new members to audition for the group. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, January 13, at 7 p.m. in Rooms 150 and 158 of Bachmann Main Building on campus.
The Concert Chorale performs classical, sacred and spiritual music under the direction of coloratura soprano Yukiko Ishida, DMA. A professor and vocal performer with international experience, Dr. Ishida teaches voice at Neumann. She is also soloist, music director and minister of music at Union Methodist Church in Havertown.
Rehearsals are on Wednesday evenings from 7-9 p.m., starting on January 20. A spring concert, Messiah, is scheduled for Friday, May 7, 2010, at 8 p.m. in the 300-seat Meagher Theatre at Neumann.
Those interested in auditioning should contact Dr. Ishida prior to January 13. She can be reached at 610-361-5428 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The fee for participation in the Concert Chorale is $40. Senior citizens can join for $35. The Concert Chorale is one of nine groups that make up the Arts Guild at Neumann University. Other groups include Center Stage Productions, the University Art Gallery, the University Jazz Band and Wind Ensemble, the University Players, the Cultural Arts Forum, the Delaware County Symphony, International Ballet Classique, and Stages of Imagination Children’s Theater.