Two Lehman Choruses Now Accepting New Members

January 9, 2013 3:40 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Chorus performing at the College's annual tree lighting ceremony.

The Lehman College Chorus and the Lehman College Community Chorus are now accepting new members. Rehearsals for the College Chorus, which meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5 p.m., will begin on Monday, January 28. The Lehman College Community Chorus, which meets on Tuesday evenings from 7-9:30 p.m. will begin rehearsals on Tuesday, January 29.

Community members may join either chorus. There is no course fee required to participate unless college credit is desired. Previous choral experience and note reading ability are recommended.

Each chorus will prepare Schubert’s Mass in A Flat Major, shorter works by Thompson and Copland and a medley from “Porgy and Bess” for a joint concert with the Lehman College Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, May 5, at the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts. Both choruses rehearse in Room 330 of the Music Building.

For more information, call the choral director, Prof. Diana Mittler-Battipaglia at 718-960-7795.