JC Civic Chorale announces concert
Published 4:25 pm Friday, September 23, 2022
The Johnson City Civic Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Rodney Caldwell, will present its first concert of the 2022-2023 season Sunday, Oct. 16.
The concert, entitled “Selections from Choral Masterworks,” will feature choral movements from some of the major monuments of choral repertoire. Selections include works from the Vivaldi Gloria, Haydn Lord Nelson Mass, Beethoven Mount of Olives, Brahms, Mozart, and Faure’ Requiems, and others. The concert will close with the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s Messiah.
The concert will be held at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 500 N. Roan St., Johnson City, beginning at 3 p.m. While the concert is free to the public, donations are very much appreciated.
The Civic Chorale, founded in 1973, is the region’s premiere auditioned volunteer adult chorus. Dr. Caldwell is also the director of choral studies at Mars Hill University in Mars Hill, N.C.