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Minister of Music ..........................................................

Music Committee ..........................................................
Thomas Mustachio

Deborah Brandell
Glen Ridge Choral Society 2016-1017
The Community Chorus of Glen Ridge, NJ, the Choral Society, rehearses most Thursday evenings between September and April. Rehearsals are from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m., running longer the closer it gets to concert time!

Members are encouraged to join for the entire season, but may choose to participate in select concerts during the season. Additional bonus rehearsals are offered to choir members in preparation for each concert.

Choral Society presentations for 2016-17 include:

Sunday, November 6, 2016: 10:00 a.m. “Requiem” by Luigi Cherubini, a great Italian composer and contemporary of Beethoven. Accompanied by instrumentalists, the Choral Society will present this gorgeous masterpiece during the service of the Glen Ridge Congregational Church.

Sunday, December 11, 2016: 3:00 p.m. Welcome Christmas! annual Holiday Concert and Carol Sing. The Choral Society is accompanied by the Gramercy Brass, handbells, additional instrumentalists, piano and organ in presenting sacred and secular music of the season. Favorite carols for all to sing.

Saturday, January 28, 2017: 6:30 p.m. “Pasta and Pops” – A food and fun entertainment where ensember numbers, solos and small group numbers are presented in a cabaret setting while the audience enjoys a home-made pasta supper. Music is lighter fare. Theme TBD.

Sunday, April 30, 2017: 3:00 p.m. “Great Opera Choruses”, with orchestra.
New members are always welcome! Previous choral experience and an ability to read music are highly desirable. For further information contact Music Director, Thomas Mustachio:

Phone: 973-743-5596
Email: tom.mustachio@glenridgecong.org

The first rehearsal of the new season is Thursday, September 8th, 8 to 9 p.m. in the Blue Room at Glen Ridge Congregational Church, 195 Ridgewood Avenue.