Songs of Love, Lilt, and Laughter
A Celtic Spring Fling
Now in our 38th season
Sounds of Stow Chorus is an all-volunteer, self-auditioned group, open to anyone who can match pitch and learn their parts. Principles of good singing and musicianship are realized through rehearsals that are challenging and fun. Check out our Chorus Handbook. The Chorus is a member of the Greater Boston Choral Consortium and the Central Massachusetts Choral Consortium. Sounds of Stow Chorus & Orchestra is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Sunday 20 November 2016, 3:00PM
Berlioz Messe solennelle Exciting, dramatic, beautiful; an early work thought lost after its 1824 performance, but rediscovered in 1991
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for 4 Winds, K297b Another lost work; resurfacing nearly a century later to cause both scholarly controversy and audience delight
Sunday 19 March 2017, 3:00PM
Ola Gjeilo Sunrise Mass; Morten Lauridsen Lux Aeterna Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo’s stunning mass, along with Lauridsen’s beloved classic of our times
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola, K. 364 (
Sunday 14 May 2017, 4:00PM
A Celtic Springfest
Join us to celebrate music of the Celtic tradition drawn from Boston’s rich heritage; with special guests including internationally performing, award-winning “local guitar hero”, Berit Strong
Join us Mondays, 7:30-9:30pm, in Fellowship Hall of First Parish Church in Stow Center. Contact Martha Pfeiffer at 978-562-0302 or use the button on this page to drop us an email.
Artistic Director Barbara Jones, a graduate of Wells College and Brown University, has directed the Stow Chorus and Orchestra since 1979. She studied choral conducting at Westminster Choir College under Frauke Haussman, Joseph Flummerfelt and others. She studied orchestral conducting with Harold Farberman at the Conductor’s Institute at Bard College and with Helmut Rilling at the prestigious Oregon Bach.