Schubert Mass in E-flat

Join us Monday November 27, 7:30pm for Homecoming rehearsal

The Sounds of Stow Chorus, now in its 39th season, welcomes new and returning singers to the next open rehearsal on Monday, November 27 from 7:30-9:30pm, at the First Parish Church in Stow center. All area singers are welcome to join for preparation of Schubert’s last...

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Area Singer to Revisit Tanglewood Premiere

The Sounds of Stow Chorus’ collaborative performance of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem on November 12th in Worcester will be especially memorable for one particular member. Acton resident Naomi Newell will be singing with the alto section, reprising a performance she...

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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.

Now in our 39th season

Join Us!

Join us Mondays, 7:30-9:30pm, late August through May, in Fellowship Hall of First Parish Church in Stow Center. Contact Martha at 978-562-0302 or use the button on this page to drop us an email.

Our Concerts

Established in 1973, the Stow Chorus (formerly the Stow Festival Chorus) has been performing in three annual concerts since 1980.  Please see our Past Seasons page for a list of our concerts since 2000; or download the lot on one big PDF list.

The Director

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.

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