LIMA — The Lima Symphony Chorus will be hold new member auditions from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, at Market Street Presbyterian Church, 1100 W. Market St., Lima.
The Lima Symphony Chorus is a select symphony chorus consisting of 70-80 talented singers from Lima and surrounding areas led by Dr. Mark J. Suderman. The chorus presents works for chorus and orchestra in collaboration with the Lima Symphony Orchestra. The Chorus has presented a wide range of repertoire including classical masterworks, film music, popular songs and sacred music. Recent performances include Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 Resurrection, Rachmaninoff’s “Ave Maria” from Vespers, Berlioz’s “The Shepherd’s Farewell” from L’Enfance du Christ, Holst’s The Planets, John Rutter’s Gloria, selections from Handel’s Messiah, Vivaldi’s Domine, ad Adjuvandum me Festina, and Ola Gjeilo’s Sunrise Mass. The Lima Symphony Chorus is open to all by audition. There are no membership fees.
The chorus rehearses Monday nights from 7:30-9 PM at Elida High School. Rehearsals generally run for 10 weeks leading up to performances. The next performance will be held on Saturday April 18th, with rehearsal beginning on February 3rd.
For more information please email email@example.com or visit the Lima Symphony Orchestra website at limasymphony.com/chorus.