Month: June 2011

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Review: Choral/Orchestral Concert Lives up to its Scale

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

By Lily Betjeman Special to The Post and Courier Tuesday, June 7, 2011 Earning standing ovations for two of the three pieces performed, the Choral/Orchestral Concert for the Spoleto Festival USA offered expressive and at times sublime interpretations of work by Johannes Brahms, Anton Bruckner and Leonard Bernstein. Both the Brahms and the Bruckner pieces … Read More

Pulling It Together

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Special strategies help 2 choirs, orchestra overcome hurdles, combine for memorable concert. By Jessica Showers Special to The Post and Courier Monday, June 6, 2011 Each year, the Choral/Orchestral Concert features two choirs and an orchestra all under the renowned direction of conductor Joseph Flummerfelt. But with just two combined rehearsals before the big night, … Read More