|The Bowling Green State University Men’s Chorus from Bowling Green, Ohio, will present a concert of sacred and secular music at First Congregational United Church of Christ at 7:30 P.M. on Tuesday, March 6. This 60-voice touring chorus is conducted by Timothy Cloeter. Admission is free (a free will offering will be collected).|
The varied concert program spans from Renaissance music to Russian folksongs, and from opera choruses to barbershop. Concert highlights will include Victoria’s “O vos omnes,” Poulenc’s third “Prayer of St. Francis,” Wagner’s “Pilgrims’ Chorus” from Tannhäuser, Martin’s “The Awakening,” Khatelishvili’s “Khorumi,” Chatman’s “Reconciliation,” and a set of British folksongs.
Hailed as “America’s Finest Singing Machine,” the BGSU Men’s Chorus has a long-standing tradition of excellence and has held the honor of performing with distinction at regional and national choral and music education conferences. The Chorus is an auditioned ensemble open to all male students at BGSU, and it includes students from a wide variety of majors.
First Congregational United Church of Christ is located at 4 Main Street, Stockbridge, MA. Please call (413) 298–3137 for more information.