Summer Festival 2014 Concert:
Musical Pairs: Music of Europe and America
Saturday, July 26 • 4:00 PM
Dr. Pamela J. Perry, guest conductor
Bethany Covenant Church
785 Mill street
The 2014 Summer Festival brought renowned choral conductor, Dr. Pamela J. Perry, to our Summer Festival podium for the first time. She chose a wonderful program of six “pairs” of pieces, the first half from Europe and the second half from America.
Highlights included “Komm, Jesu Komm by J.S. Bach, “Verleih’ uns Frieden” by Felix Mendelssohn, and the Sanctus from Leonard Bernstein’s Mass.
Rehearsals were Sunday afternoon, July 20; Monday evening, July 21; Wednesday evening, July 23; Friday evening, July 25; Saturday morning, July 26.
The public concert was at 4:00 PM on Saturday, July 26, 2014.
CONCORA offers Choral Scholarships to qualified high-school and college-age students. To apply for a scholarship, complete the Summer Festival application form (available late spring, 2015) , the Choral Scholarship form , and submit a recording and a recommendation from your vocal teacher or choir director. Contact the office for more information.