Chautauqua Chamber Singers and Choral Society Begin Anniversary Year

(L to R): Janita Byars, CMP President; Joe Braeger, CMP General Manager;
Andy Schmidt, director of Choral Society; and Rebecca Ryan, director of Chamber Singers

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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 former directors, Dr. Lee Spear and Roland Martin to participate in the celebration. If you know of any singers interested please contact Joe Braeger at

The Jamestown Choral Society will be celebrating their 35th year of music after a hiatus in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Dr. Lee Spear, artistic director (Ret.) of CMP, reformed the group in 1987 and has been providing a musical outlet for all in the Jamestown & Warren area. Under the direction of Andy Schmidt, JCS will be celebrating their anniversary on April 8th in their spring concert.

The entire concert season can be found at and if you are interested in singing with us, please contact CMP at