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 […]

United Arts Appeal Offering Grants

Jamestown, NY – The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County (UAA) has announced its 2015 Projects Pool Grants Program for Chautauqua County artists and organizations. “Every year a portion of the funds raised through the United Arts Appeal’s fund drive is allocated for individual artists and artistic projects,” said UAA President Lynn Warner. “In 2014, […]

Community Music Project, Inc. Announces Rehearsals

Community Music Project, Inc. Announces Rehearsals

Rehearsals for the Jamestown Choral Society, under the direction of Cindy Lind Hanson will begin Tuesday, September 3 at 7 PM in the Fellowship Hall at First Presbyterian Church in Jamestown. Subsequent rehearsals will be on Monday evenings at 7 PM starting September 18. The first concert, “A Celebration of Life- A Memorial Tribute” will […]

Fund Drive Closing for United Arts Appeal

Fund Drive Closing for United Arts Appeal

Jamestown, NY – The United Arts Appeal of Chautauqua County is closing its 2013 Fund Drive at the end of August, the last opportunity for contributors to be recognized during the 2013-2014 season. “The eight member organizations of the United Arts Appeal show our appreciation by identifying our supporters in our printed programs throughout the […]