Chautauqua Chamber Singers and Choral Society Begin Anniversary Year

Chautauqua Chamber Singers and Choral Society Begin Anniversary Year

Article Contributed by Community Music Project Community Music Project is proud to announce that the Chautauqua Chamber Singers will be beginning their 40th year of bringing high quality choral music to the Jamestown area. CMP is planning a reunion concert for all current and former members on May 12th. They are also bringing back their […]

Community Music Project/Jamestown Choral Society Selects New Director

Community Music Project/Jamestown Choral Society Selects New Director

Article Contributed by Community Music Project “In the fall of 1909, a centennial celebration on of the 100 anniversary of Jamestown was proposed. A Centennial Chorus of several hundred voices was organized, with Dr. Julius Lincoln, president, and Samuel J. Thorstenburg, as director. The proposed celebration was afterwards abandoned on account of a great conflagration: […]

Chautauqua Chamber Singers to Present an “All American” Concert

Chautauqua Chamber Singers to Present an “All American” Concert

Article Contributed by Community Music Project Community Music Project will present an “All American” concert entitled “I’ll Sing On: American Folk Songs and Spirituals” on Sunday, May 7. The Chamber Singers, under the direction on Rebecca Ryan and accompanied by Brian Bogey, will featured works by Harry Burleigh and Alice Parker, a 91 year old […]

Community Music Project Annual Raffle

Community Music Project Annual Raffle

Article Contributed by Community Music Project CMP has been working with the Athenaeum Hotel in Chautauqua Institution for its prize for their 2017 raffle. The winner will receive 2 gate passes, a 1 night stay on any available Saturday during the season, and dinner on Saturday and 2 meals on Sunday. Retail cost is over […]

Community Music Project Beginning it’s 2016-2017 Season

Article Contributed by Community Music Project Chautauqua Chamber Singers and the Jamestown Choral Society have been planning their 2016-2017 season and it looks to be an exciting year to come. They will begin on November 6th at St. James Church with their memorial concert entitled “A Farewell”, songs that reflect the importance of All Saints […]