Beethoven Missa Solemnis, Queens College Choral Society, May 14th, 2011
Event Date: May 14, 2011
Posted: May 5, 2011
Location: New York, USA
Choir type: College and University Choirs
In celebration of its 70th anniversary season, the Queens College Choral Society and Orchestra will perform Beethoven's Missa Solemnis together with all of the choral ensembles of the Aaron Copland School of Music in its annual spring concert Saturday, May 14 at 8 pm in Colden Auditorium in Flushing, New York. Tickets are $20 and $18, and are available through the Kupferberg Center Box Office at (718) 793-8080 or online at http://kupferbergcenter.org/qcchoralspring.htm. Group discounts for high school students and teachers are also available. To take advantage of this offer, visit http://www.qcchoralsociety.org/join.htm.
Founded in 1941, the QCCS is "a singing organization of and for the public, students and staff of Queens College." The Society typically performs two concerts per year with orchestra—in December and May—devoted to the great masterpieces of choral literature. The QCCS has also performed multiple premieres of new works, including pieces composed by faculty members of the Aaron Copland School of Music, and is open to singers of all backgrounds and skill levels, from talented high school students to adult community members. For more information about the QCCS visit our website at www.qcchoralsociety.org.