Concert Information

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!

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“The Tiber, the Arno, and the Grand Canal”
A Celebration of Italian Choral Music

Saturday, May 2, 2015 @ 8:00pm St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
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 funding annually.

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 outreach.

Please provide a resume, and any supporting media to dlr712de@yahoo.com or
CoroAllegro Director Search, PO Box 63, Montchanin DE 19710.

Application deadline is January 10, 2015.

 

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