Genesee Chorale's first performance of the season - Dvorak's Requiem Mass at historic Pillars Estate in Albion
Submitted by Billie Owens on May 14, 2014 - 3:44pm
The Genesee Chorale, under the direction of Ric Jones and accompanied by Joanne Cole, is wrapping up preparations for their Spring concert, a presentation of Antonin Dvorak’s Requiem Mass, complete with full orchestra accompaniment and soloist.
Their first performance will be a unique one: the Mass will be performed at the historic Pillars Estate in Albion on Friday, June 6, in their Grand Ballroom. There, patrons will be able to enjoy complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m. with the performance beginning at 7 p.m.
Besides featuring a full-ensemble orchestra, the Mass will feature renowned soloists Maureen DeGolyer – Soprano; Pat Fussell -- Alto; Mark Ross --Tenor; and Jim Ellison – Bass. The Pillars Estate is located at 13800 W. Country House Road in Albion.
The price for this performance is $20. Tickets are available online at Geneseechorale.com, or patrons may purchase tickets at the door. Reservations through online ordering are strongly recommended.
The members of the Genesee Chorale look forward to seeing you at one of their performances and they are grateful for the extended community’s longstanding support and patronage. They invite you to visit their Web site at geneseechorale.com to learn more about the group and its history. They meet every Monday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. James Episcopal Church from September through the end of May, and are always seeking new voices to join them in their musical endeavors.