When we sing,
we change who we are.
When we change who we are,
we change the world.
|Midcoast Community Chorus Opens Fall Registration for January Concert|
Midcoast Community Chorus welcomes singers of
all ages, experience, and abilities to register for the fall semester of weekly
rehearsals. An audition is not required. Registration-in-person occurs on the
first two rehearsal Mondays, September 16 and 23, from 5:00 to 6:00 pm at the
First Congregational Church, 55 Elm Street, Camden. Rehearsals are from 6:00 to
8:00 pm. Singers are provided with all sheet music and a practice tracks on our
chorus management website. Singers may also register online by going to www.mccsings.org and click sequentially
the tabs; Sing!, Community Chorus, and Registration. It is optional to purchase
the semester sheet music and practice CD. Registration for the semester is $80.
Scholarships are available. The semester culminates in a concert on Sunday,
January 12, 2020.
Performing for over ten years, the chorus gives voice to anyone who wishes to
sing, holding the tenet that the voice is the sound of the soul; all voices
deserve to be heard; singing together builds community. You are invited
to join about one hundred singers between ages 13 to 95 to sing under the
direction of Steven Weston, Artistic Director, accompanied by Sean Fleming,
Assistant Director. Different traditions, cultures, languages, and
musical genres make up the semester’s musical selection with the intention to
provide hope, inspiration, healing, and joy to a concert audience. The audience
is invited at every concert to sing a few songs together in community.
If you do not wish to register online, it is also possible to print out the
online registration form and mail it before September 2 to MCC, P.O. Box 192,
Rockport, ME 04856, or complete the form and present it at registration
before rehearsal on September 16 or 23. Inquiries may be made by
emailing mcclleach@gmail,org or calling 975-0582. We
will be delighted to welcome you for a joyful semester of song.
|Midcoast Community Chorale Fall Auditions Offer New Opportunities to Sing|
Calling all singers! Midcoast Community Chorus is auditioning
singers for our MCChorale winter 2020 semester. Auditions will be held by
Steven Weston, Artistic Director, at the First Congregational Church, 55 Elm
Street, Camden August 31st through September 7th. Interested singers
may visit the website www.mccsings.org and proceed to the link for MCChorale Auditions in
order to sign up. The audition calendar will enable you to choose a date and
time that is convenient as well as having information on audition preparation,
expectations, and results.
members will need to register in person between 5:00 and 600 on Monday,
September 16th, at the First Congregational Church, immediately followed by a
joint meet and mingle with the Midcoast Community Chorus. Registration
will also be available on our website once the chorale members are chosen. Thereafter,
all rehearsals will occur on Thursdays, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the same
location. The MCChorale will perform its semester repertoire in three concerts,
including participation the January 12, 2020, concert of the Midcoast Community Chorus.
MCChorale is an offshoot of Midcoast Community Chorus
(MCChorus) as a response to its extensive growth with the intention to better
meet the evolving needs of the singing community. MCChorus will continue
its mission as an non-auditioned chorus open to all persons who want to sing in
the usual two concerts a year. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 975-0582.