Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Cathedral Sings! Vivaldi Gloria

Antonio Vivaldi

From our friends at the Cathedral Choral Society...

Community Sing-Along Open to All, Sunday, January 18 at 7:30 PM

The Cathedral Choral Society will host a community sing-along of Vivaldi’s Gloria, RV 589 on Sunday, January 18 at 7:30 PM at Washington National Cathedral. Music Director J. Reilly Lewis will conduct, accompanied by Todd Fickley on the Great Organ. Tickets are $10, including score rental. Singers of all abilities are welcome.

The chorus will be joined by three guest soloists: Melissa Mino, soprano; Shantelle Przybylo, soprano; and Aleksandra Romano, mezzo. Przybylo and Romano are currently members of the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program at Washington National Opera.

“Our community sing-alongs are a fantastic opportunity to experience the joy of choral singing in Washington National Cathedral. No matter your singing background, all voices are welcome to join in this fun event,” said Executive Director Genevieve Twomey.

Cathedral Sings! is a twice annual program of the Cathedral Choral Society intended to promote lifelong singing. The second sing-along this season will be of Mozart’s Requiem, K. 626 held on Sunday, June 14.

About the Cathedral Choral Society:
The Cathedral Choral Society is the resident symphonic chorus of the Washington National Cathedral. Now in its 73rd season, the 130-voice chorus presents an inspiring concert season at the Cathedral and shares the joy of choral singing throughout the Greater Washington DC Area through its outreach programs.

For Tickets: 
All tickets are $10, and include the cost of score rental. To purchase tickets, or for additional information, please call (202) 537-2228, or visit the website, Tickets will be available for purchase at the door the day of the performance. 

At a Glance:
• Cathedral Sings! Vivaldi Gloria, Sunday, January 18, 7:30 PM, Washington National Cathedral
• Tickets (includes score rental) $10
• Singers of all abilities welcome
• Cathedral Choral Society, J. Reilly Lewis, conductor
• Guests: Melissa Mino, soprano; Shantelle Przybylo, soprano, and Aleksandra Romano, mezzo, from Washington National Opera’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program