in its 30th year, the Glastonbury Chorus draws members from all over
the greater Hartford area, with the preponderance of singers coming
from towns east of the river. The Chorus
presents two public
concerts a year and brings its music to local nursing, convalescent,
and senior living facilities. The Chorus has also performed
variety of civic and community events, and supports the local food bank
by collecting non-perishable food items at all its concerts.
chorus rehearses weekly from September through May. New
are welcomed in January (for the spring concert)
and September (for the holiday concert).
Upcoming Concert Information
Our next performance will be the Winter Concert on Sunday, December 4th
4:00pm in the main auditorium of Smith Middle School. Under the
direction of Abigale Winkler and Greg Colosalle, the chorus will
Holiday songs and selections from The Messiah. An audience
sing-a-long will provide an opportunity for everyone to bring in the
Holidays with the gift of song. Tickets are
available at the door and we sponsor a Foodshare collection at every
concert so bring your love of music, some non-perishable food
items and come join us.
The Chorus Invites New Members
Glastonbury Chorus invites both returning and prospective new members
to a “meet and greet” on Wednesday, September 14 at
in the Band Room at Gideon Welles School, 1029 Neipsic Road in
Glastonbury. The gathering will provide an opportunity for
who are interested in the Chorus to talk with current members and join
in an abbreviated rehearsal.
The Glastonbury Chorus welcomes members in all voices –
soprano, alto, tenor, and bass.
are not required, just a love of music and the desire to
Singers who are at least 18 years of age are invited to join.
Although many Chorus members have sung with other school, church, or
community groups, prior choral experience is not required.
September 21, rehearsals will take place on Wednesday evenings, 7:00 to
9:00 PM, at Smith Middle School, 216 Addison Road, in Music Room
2. (Note that this is a different location from the
and greet” on September 14.) New members are
join through the end of September.
The Chorus will present a holiday concert on Sunday, December 4 in the
Smith Middle School Auditorium at 4:00 PM.
Rehearsals have started!
you in the Giddeon Wells music room on September 14th for the Meet
& Greet and then we are
back to Smith Middle School Music Room starting on September
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