Saturday, December 6, 2014 @ 7:30pm, St. Mary of
the Assumption Catholic Church, Hockessin
Monday, December 8, 2014 @ 7:30pm, Aldersgate UMC
Come and experience a traditional Christmas concert
but in a new light as CoroAllegro presents “O Divine Mystery.” Under
the direction of Jeffrey Manns and David Lockart, the concert is
inspired by the texts of Mary and features ancient chant woven through
a tapestry of music by such composers as Tomás Luis de Victoria,
Jonathan Quick, Ivo Antognini, Morten Lauridsen, our very own David
Lockart, and others. Sight and sound mix to create a beautiful evening
of music that you will not want to miss!
“The Tiber, the Arno, and
the Grand Canal”
A Celebration of Italian Choral Music
Saturday, May 2, 2015 @ 8:00pm St. Anthony of Padua
Sunday, May 3, 2015 @ 4:00pm St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
CoroAllegro takes you on a journey through Italy
as we celebrate the art of choral music brought to us by the country's
most esteemed composers. The centerpiece of the concert features
the Missa Papae Marcelli (Pope Marcellus Mass) by Italian master
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina and also includes works by Gioacchino
Rossini, Claudio Monteverdi, Antonio Lotti, Bruno Bettinelli and
more. The acoustically pristine St. Anthony’s Italian Catholic Church
is the perfect setting to experience this unique and timeless music.
CoroAllegro Music Director Search
CoroAllegro, an auditioned choral chamber ensemble
of professional and skilled avocational singers seeks an experienced
Music Director to begin in May, 2015. Candidates should have a minimum
of 5 years of choral conducting experience, of both secular and
non-secular settings, and a love of choral music and choral singers.
Vocal experience, keyboard skills, and instrumental ensemble conducting
experience preferred. The Director will shape and select a diverse
range of repertoire, both accompanied and a capella. Past repertoire
includes a wide spectrum of vocal music, from renaissance through
contemporary and commissioned works. CoroAllegro has an active Board,
a healthy budget, and is awarded Delaware State Arts Council grant
The group rehearses weekly on Tuesday evenings,
from September through May in the Wilmington area. Formal concerts
are in the Fall and Spring and throughout the season for select
Please provide a resume, and any supporting media
to firstname.lastname@example.org or
CoroAllegro Director Search, PO Box 63, Montchanin DE 19710.
Application deadline is January 10, 2015.
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