Time To Sing!

Summer is almost over and it’s time to get ready to sing again!  Please join the Greensboro Oratorio Singers for our 2011-2012 year.  Rehearsals begin September 12th at 7:30 p.m. with registration at 7:00 p.m. at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, (corner of Friendly and Westridge) in the choir room.

Our focus for the fall will be on giving service to the community.  We will be performing Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi and the Hallelujah Chorus by Ludwig van Beethoven  for the residents of several retirement homes.  Our confirmed concert dates are Oct. 16th (Sunday) at Friends Home West at 7pm and Oct. 23th (Sunday) at Carolina Estates Retirement Community at 3pm.  On Monday, October 31st, we will begin rehearsals for our annual Messiah production which will be held at the War Memorial Auditorium on Thursday, December 8th.

Spring Concert Series

Rehearsals for our 58th concert season are currently under way. Works to be performed in the spring are Gloria by Anton Vivaldi and Messe Solenelle by Charles Gounod. For more information, call us at (336)854-5444.

Dates for performances of the Gounod and Vivaldi works listed above are:

Sunday, April 10, 4:00pm, St. James Presbyterian Church, 820 Ross Avenue

Sunday, April 17, 7:00pm, Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Ave.

Sunday, May 1, 3:00pm, Peace United Church of Christ, 2714 W. Market St