This spring, we are planning to sing Brahms’ Requiem. In order to present this piece, we will need a large choir with all voice parts, and especially tenors and basses, represented. Rehearsals will begin on Monday, January 11, 2016, and continue on Monday evenings through February, March, and April, from 7:30pm to 9:00pm at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue in Greensboro. Our performances will be in late April and early May, most likely on Sunday afternoons/early evenings. Please think about singing with us for the Spring 2016 season and help our group perform Brahms’ Requiem! You can indicate your interest in singing with us this spring by sending an email to email@example.com. Come sing with the Greensboro Oratorio Singers this spring!
Friendly Avenue Baptist Church will be closed this evening, due to the impending weather event. So, we will not have the board meeting at 6:30 or rehearsal at 7:30. The board meeting will be rescheduled and we will have rehearsal next Monday evening. Stay warm and safe!
This spring, our group is rehearsing Seasons (A Choral Song Cycle) by Andy Beck and Missa Festiva by John Leavitt. Our concert schedule for this spring has changed; more information will be posted when plans are finalized.
On Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 2:00pm at Forest Lawn Cemetery, there will be a Memorial Day service sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Unit 53 that honors those local members of the military, active and retired, who died this past year. GOS members are invited to come sing, as a group, familiar patriotic songs such as “America the Beautiful” and “God Bless America.” Music will be provided when you arrive on Sunday. As this event is scheduled on a holiday weekend, I am aware that some of you will be traveling. We will need enough volunteers to cover all of the voice parts. If you are in town and willing, please be at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 3901 Forest Lawn Drive, by 1:40pm. If you can, please wear red, white, and blue. Here is a link with information about Forest Lawn Cemetery and giving directions: http://www.greensboro-nc.gov/index.aspx?page=1113
Thanks in advance to everyone who comes
The Greensboro Oratorio Singers invite you to become a member and join us for the Spring 2014 Season! Rehearsals are held each Monday evening January through April beginning Monday, January 6, 2014, promptly at 7:30. Please arrive between 7:10 and 7:25 for registration. Rehearsals are in the choir room at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC. We will be singing Randall Thompson’s The Peaceable Kingdom and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Regina Coeli. For additional information, please call 336-854-5444 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to singing with you!
The Greensboro Oratorio Singers present
the 60th annual performance of
George Frederic Handel’s
Thursday, December 5, 2013 7:00 P.M.
War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.
Come with your family and friends to hear this
The concert is free, given as our gift to the people of this area.
A love offering will be taken.
This spring, our group will be presenting Franz Schubert’s Mass in G and Ron Kean’s American Mass. We would love to see you at one of our concerts, as listed below. The concerts are free; donations are appreciated.
Sunday, April 21, 2013 — 5:00 pm
Christ Wesleyan Church, 2400 S. Holden Road, Greensboro, NC
Sunday, April 28, 2013 — 7:00 PM
Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC
Sunday, May 5, 2013 — 4:00 PM
Peace United Church of Christ, 2714 W. Market Street, Greensboro, NC
The Greensboro Oratorio Singers invite you to become a member and join us for the Spring 2013 Season! Rehearsals are held each Monday evening January through April beginning Monday, January 7, 2013 promptly at 7:30. Please arrive between 7:10 and 7:30 for registration. Rehearsals are in the choir room at Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, 4800 W. Friendly Avenue, Greensboro, NC. We will be singing Franz Schubert’s Mass in G and Ron Kean’s American Mass. For additional information, please call 336-854-5444 or send an email to email@example.com. We look forward to singing with you!
The Greensboro Oratorio Singers will present the 59th annual performance of Handel’s Messiah on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the War Memorial Auditorium, which is part of the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. The performance time is 7:00 pm and admission is free. A love offering will be taken. More information about this performance will be posted soon. Please put this performance on your calendar!
On Monday, October 29, we will begin rehearsals for our 59th annual presentation of Handel’s Messiah. Rehearsals will be at Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church, 2600 Pisgah Church Road, Greensboro, NC, at 7:30 pm. Rehearsals will continue on every Monday night through November and are open to all interested adult singers without audition. Auditions are required for singers ages 17 and younger. Registration will begin at 7:00 pm and the registration fee is $25. Scores will be available for purchase if you do not already have a score.
The dress rehearsal is scheduled for Tuesday, December 4, at the War Memorial Auditorium at 6:45 pm. The performance is on Thursday, December 6 at 7:00 pm at the War Memorial Auditorium. Singers must register no later than the second practice and attendance at the dress rehearsal is mandatory!
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