Britten War Requiem
Sunday 12 November 2017
Mechanics Hall, Worcester
Fall Concert: Britten War Requiem
12 November 2017 at 3:00PM
Join Sounds of Stow, in collaboration with five additional choruses and with professional instrumentalists from the Boston area, under world-renowned conductor Jack Goodwin. Rehearsal schedule here. Check in often for updates, additional rehearsal opportunities, and nifty BWR-related info!
Coming in March 2018, Schubert Mass in E-flat; November 2018, Handel ‘Samson’; March 2019, Mozart Requiem and Concerto for Flute & Harp.
Britten War Requiem is coming . . . !
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.
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.
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.