Community volunteers encouraged to participate in concert
PHILIPPI, W.Va. – The community is invited to join the Alderson Broaddus University School of Music University Chorale in the production of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio Messiah, under the directorship of Mr. Jim Tong. Community Singers are invited to participate in singing selections of Messiah choruses in a series of rehearsals this Fall and the Messiah Concert on Sunday December 6, 2015 at 4pm.
All Rehearsals will be held in Wilcox Chapel on Alderson Broaddus University’s campus in Philippi. The Messiah Community Singers Rehearsal Dates are as follows:
10/26/2015 – Monday 6-7:45pm
11/2/2015 – Monday 6-7:45pm
11/9/2015 – Monday 6-7:45pm
11/18/2015 – Wednesday 6-7:45pm
11/30/2015 – Monday 6-7:45pm
12/5/2015 – Saturday 3-5pm (Run-through Rehearsal)
12/6/2015 – Sunday Call Time at 2:30pm. Concert at 4pm.
The Selections of Messiah Choruses include: And the glory of the Lord; O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion; Glory to God; Surely he hath borne our griefs; The Lord gave the word Hallelujah; and Since by man came death.
For more information, please call the School of Music at 304.457.6200. Please also check the events page for schedule changes.