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Mount Desert Summer Chorale Annual Concerts

Date: Saturday Aug 06, 2016
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Celebrate the Acadia Centennial with Mount Desert Summer Chorale. Our 2016 concerts will celebrate nature with short works by many composers and will feature the world premiere of a specially commissioned work written for the the Chorale by beloved composer Craig Courtney, and Benjamin Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb.

With a pre-concert talk by music director David Schildkret each evening at 7 p.m.


ORGANIST: Nationally known organ recitalist Timothy Olsen will be featured in our 2016 program.

SOLOISTS: Rejoice in the Lamb will feature four student soloists from Mount Desert Island.  All are currently college students; all attended MDI High School.
Caroline Homer, soprano
Rhiannon Vonder Haar, mezzo-soprano
Ethan Craigo, tenor
Logan MacDonald, bass

Admission is by donation at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased at various locations around Mount Desert Island; those contributing $100 or more to the Chorale receive tickets for seating in the special donor section.

The program will also be performed on Friday, August 5, 2016.

Location: St. Saviour's Episcopal Church
41 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor
Contact Name: Dave and Marty Ward
Contact Phone #: (207) 244-0042
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Event Sponsor(s): Mount Desert Summer Chorale 

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