3 January 2007
Calhoun County Civic Chorale
Begins Its Spring Season
On Monday, January 8, 2007 at 7:15 p.m. the Calhoun County will begin its spring season by
holding an open house to welcome new members and returning members. The open house will be held in the Performance Center of Mason Hall on
the JSU campus. This spring the Chorale will join forces with A Cappella Choir to perform the masterwork, "German Requiem" by Johannes
The Chorale is under the direction of Dr. Patricia Corbin, Jacksonville State University Director of Chorale Activities, and
consists of members from the community as well as JSU faculty and students. The Chorale has a history of performing major
choral works such as Mozart’s "Vesperae Solennes," Théodore Dubois’ "The Seven Last Words of Christ," Vaughan Williams' "Five
Mystical Songs," J. S. Bach’s "Magnificat," Handel’s "Messiah" and Camille Saint Saёns' "The Christmas Oratorio."
Dues for the Chorale are $20 plus the cost of music. Prospective singers may come and participate in this first rehearsal without
charge. Refreshments will be served.
The Chorale will not meet on Monday, January 15th but will resume regular rehearsals on January 22nd.
For further information, please contact the JSU Choral Department: (256) 782-5544.
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