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January 26, 2013 at 8:00pm — 10:00pm
| Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Drew University | Madison, NJ 07940
Posted January 9, 2013
On Saturday evening, January 26, 2013 at 8 pm, Music Director Andrew Megill will lead The Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra in a performance of Mozart’s beloved choral masterpiece, Requiem, at the Dorothy Young Center for the Arts, Drew University, Madison, NJ. The program also includes “Songs of Rest,” a cappella works by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Frank Ticheli, C.H. H. Parry, and John Tavener that embrace the promise of eternal peace and a Beethoven Elegy (Opus 118) for voices and string quartet. Tickets are $36 (seniors 70 and over), $40 (individual ticket), and $75 (Golden Circle ticket featuring special seating and a pre- concert champagne reception that begins at 7 pm.) All tickets are available at www.masterwork.org.
The Chorus invites strong choral singers interested in auditioning to attend rehearsal on Wednesday, January 16th to listen and to schedule their January 30th audition. Details including time and location are available at www.masterwork.org and from Kearney Vrabel, Membership Chair at 609-670-7068 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 16th provides a unique opportunity for potential members to experience Maestro Megill’s artistry and passion. Recognized as one of the leading choral conductors of his generation, Mr. Megill is also teacher and mentor to his choruses, inspiring singers to higher and higher standards and to the generous sharing of their music and its story with members of the audience. Mr. Megill has been Music Director of The Masterwork Chorus since 2000.