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Announcing the 2018-2019 Concert Year:

‘TIS A GIFT

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Holiday Concert
WINTER’S GIFTS

Sunday, December 16, 2018 3:00 PM
First Reformed Church, 630 State St.
Holland MI 49423

Features the new Sean Ivory piece CHRISTE, LUX MUNDI for choir, chamber orchestra and brass quintet; Gustav Holst’s IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER for unaccompanied choir and horn; NOEL  NOUVELET (CHRISTMAS COMES ANEW) by Mark Riese; and selections from John  Rutter’s WHEN ICICLES HANG.

Spring Concert
THE GIFT OF THE VOICE

Saturday, March 23, 2019 7:30 PM
St. Francis Church, 195 W 13th St.
Holland MI 49423

Celebrating the beauty and nuance of the human voice, this is stunningly beautiful a cappella music. Includes Samuel Barber’s AGNUS DEI  (“Adagio for Strings” set for voices), along with Eric Whitacre’s I CARRY YOUR HEART and other contemporary masters Morten Lauridsen, Moses Hogan and George Gershwin (a swinging version of THEY ALL LAUGHED, as recorded by the a cappella ensemble Glad.)

Tulip Time
THE GIFTS OF NATURE

May 2019
Details to be announced via tuliptime.com later this year

Surrounded by paintings, drawings and sculpture from local landscape and nature artists, Holland Chorale celebrates the vast gifts from the earth: Blooms, Birds and Beasts! Includes selections from Dvorak’s SONGS OF NATURE and Morten Lauridsen’s CHANSONS DES ROSES, along with folk  favorites BLOWIN’ IN THE WIND and WHERE HAVE ALL THE FLOWERS GONE.

 

 

Completed Events:

 Adventures in Harmony Showcase 2018

OUR GIFT TO THE FUTURE

(Young Women’s Edition)  follow the link above for more information.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 7:00 PM
DeWitt Auditorium, Zeeland East High School, Zeeland MI

This fourth edition of Adventures in Harmony is led by Dr. Gabriela Hristova, Associate Professor of Music at University of Michigan – Flint. Hundreds of high school singers will spend the day learning from this outstanding conductor and performer, and conclude with a giant performance in the evening! The evening showcase includes the mass choir, and other very special guest performers from all over West Michigan! The event is free for our audience, but donations are accepted to support this wonderful program.

Fall Concert
THE GIFT OF FAMILY

Sunday, October 21, 2018 3:00 PM
First Reformed Church, 630 State St.
Holland MI 49423

Inspirational music about creating and celebrating our families, in whatever form they take!  This concert features the song cycle THIS HOUSE SHALL STAND: SONGS OF MY FAMILY, based on the true stories of people whose differing families shaped the people they became.