Choral Arts Society presents “Music by Women On a Mission”

This event is POSTPONED. Visit the Choral Arts Society website for more information.

Strong. Resilient. Unstoppable. The Women of the Choral Arts Chorus and the Choral Arts Chamber Singers will showcase the breadth, depth, and richness of choral music composed by a diverse group of women whose creativity and talent are beyond formidable. Join Scott Tucker and guest conductor Gisèle Becker for a program of music that vividly evokes issues close to the hearts of composers such as Melissa Dunphy, Carol Barnett, and Undine Smith Moore. View a full list of works on the concert.

Tickets include a post-concert reception in the lobby.

Featured Artists:

Gisèle Becker, guest conductor
Scott Tucker, conductor

Women of the Choral Arts Chorus
Choral Arts Chamber Singers

Performance Timing:
First Half – 40 minutes; Intermission – 20 minutes: Second Half – 40 minutes

Please note: Melissa Dunphy’s Listen sets testimony by Anita Hill in 1991 and Christine Blasey Ford in 2018 to music. The work confronts singers and listeners with their challenging and powerful words. The text may not be advisable for patrons under the age of 18. Patrons should use discretion when purchasing tickets for this performance.

Date

Mar 28 2020

Time

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Location

First Congregational United Church of Christ
945 G Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
Category
The Choral Arts Society of Washington

Organizer

The Choral Arts Society of Washington
Website
https://choralarts.org
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