Oak Park Concert Chorale Celebrates Spring!
March 27th, 2010 in the Press Release
2010 Spring Concert and Fundraiser featuring modern and classic choral works
WHAT: Oak Park Concert Chorale presents its 2010 Spring Concert Series Cantate! The centerpiece of the concert will be the Motet for the Time of Easter by composer Richard Hillert. The unique work piece for harp and choir uses modern harmonies and is based on the ancient Gregorian chant Christ Lag in Todesbanden.
The concert also features Cantate Domino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, selections from the Cantata Profana by contemporary Danish composer Vagn Holmboe in addition to works by Maurice Durufle, Anton Bruckner, Thomas Weelkes and Felix Mendelssohn-Bartoldy.
Following the concert, guests will be invited to attend a dessert and coffee fundraising reception. Proceeds of the fundraiser will benefit various community outreach programs provided by Oak Park Concert Chorale including a Vocal Tech Workshop and its Youth Mentoring Program.
WHEN: Saturday, April 17, 2010 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Cantate! 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. – Dessert and Coffee Reception
WHERE: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 611 Randolph Street Oak Park, IL
TICKETS: Concert & Reception: General Admission - $28; Seniors/Student - $20 Concert Only: General Admission - $18; Seniors/Students - $10 Reception Only: $10 To purchase call 708/383-4742 or visit oakparkconcertchorale.org