Canterbury Choral Society

Performing since 1952


Canterbury Choral Society is pleased to announce its 2014-2015 season:

 

December 7, 2014 -- Ralph Vaughn Williams: "Hodie (A Christmas Cantata) and "Fantasia on Christmas Carols" 

March 1, 2015 -- George Frideric Handel: "Samson"

May 17, 2015 -- Franz Schubert: "Mass in E Flat" and Ludwig van Beethoven: "Choral Fantasy in C minor for Piano, Orchestra and Chorus, Op. 80"

 

 

 

Performance Season

 

 

December 7, 2014 -- Ralph Vaughan Williams: Hodie (A Christmas Cantata) and Fantasia on Christmas Carols

 

March 1, 2015 -- George Frideric Handel: Samson

 

May 17, 2015 -- Franz Schubert's Mass in E Flat and Ludwig van Beethoven's Choral Fantasy in C minor for Piano, Orchestra and Chorus, Op. 80


 

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Spotlight: Charles Dodsley Walker

Charles Dodsley Walker, now in the spotlight, is the founder and conductor of Canterbury Choral Society.  His accomplishments and accolades would fill a book, from his 38-year tenure as organist/choirmaster of the Church of the Heavenly Rest to his faculty appointments at faculties of the Union Theological Seminary School of Sacred Music, New York University, the Manhattan School of Music, and the Chapin School, and his 35 years as music director of the Blue Hill Troupe.

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Welcome New Voices!

Canterbury is always interested in adding new voices.  Previous choral experience  and an audition are required. The audition will include vocal exercises for range, a brief sight-reading piece, and a prepared piece— anything which demonstrates the singer's vocal quality, diction skill, and musicality.  Rehearsals are open to prospective singers, and  are held September-May on Monday evenings at the Church of the Heavenly Rest, Fifth Avenue at 2 East 90th Street, New York, NY from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm.

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Location

  • 2 East 90th Street
    New York, NY 10128

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