Calendar

Calendar of Events

Our calendar shows when and where we will be performing next, as well as other events of interest to our members and supporters.

Our exciting 2018-19 season includes performances of Orff’s Carmina Burana, Mozart’s Requiem at Faneuil Hall, Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances at the Hatch Shell, Dvořák’s Te Deum, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, and the last movement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 (with brass band!), plus our second appearance at Holiday Pops with the Lexington Symphony!

Aug
29
Wed
Hatch Shell Concert with Mercury Orchestra
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Mercury Orchestra, conducted by Channing Yu, will perform an outdoor concert featuring some of the most fervent music of several Russian composers.The New World Chorale will join the orchestra for “Polovtsian Dances” from Prince Igor by Alexander Borodin. Other works on the program include Festive Overture by Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5.

Polovets with Maidens

Nicholas Roerich, Polovtsians (Polovtsian and Maidens) (1943). Costume design for “Polovtsian Dances” (from Borodin’s opera Prince Igor).

Sep
9
Sun
Auditions for New Members
Sep 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The New World Chorale will hold auditions for new members in all sections (S, A, T, B). Please prepare a short piece (no longer than 3 minutes) that showcases your voice. It can be a cappella or with piano accompaniment. You will also be asked to demonstrate range, sight-reading ability, and language and IPA facility.

To schedule an audition time slot, contact Amy DeRoche at amy.deroche@newworldchorale.org.

Please bring two copies of the piece you will be singing and a copy of your vocal CV that includes your contact information (email address, phone, mailing address).

NWC is approaching its 20th anniversary season. Performances in 2018-19 include Orff’s Carmina Burana, the Mozart Requiem, last movement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, Beethoven’s Ninth, and much more!

Nov
18
Sun
Mozart Requiem with Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This performance of the Mozart Requiem (completion by Robert D. Levin) is the New World Chorale’s first collaboration with the Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society, conducted by Steven Lipsitt.

Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms Society

Dec
7
Fri
Holiday Pops! with Lexington Symphony
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join us for this growing Lexington tradition! Every season, Jonathan McPhee finds a new twist on popular music from the Holiday Season, ensuring a fresh experience that brings family and community together in the spirit of celebration.

Dec
9
Sun
Holiday Pops! with Lexington Symphony
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for this growing Lexington tradition! Every season, Jonathan McPhee finds a new twist on popular music from the Holiday Season, ensuring a fresh experience that brings family and community together in the spirit of celebration.