Backstage News


Holy City Messiah

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Hallelujah Chorus including “Thou Shalt Break Them” from George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” St. Andrews Anglican Church – December 3rd 2016 Watch Video

And the winner is…

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Norman Smith sold 18 tickets to our April Concert. His prize was a crocheted afghan made by soprano Phyllis Jestice. Congratulations Norman!

Selling Tickets Award

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Susan Chagrin received an original framed watercolor painting for selling the most tickets to our February concert.

Selling Tickets Reaps Award

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Susan Cheves, president of the CSOC presented an original watercolor donated by Henry Cheves to Sharon Bowers for selling the most tickets for the November 2 Concert. Congratulations Sharon!

Tribute to Stahl Reaches New Heights

Thursday, April 21, 2011

It was a night to remember, and the Charleston Symphony Chorus wants to be sure it continues to be.  As director Rob Taylor said, “The choral forces on stage for this Tribute to David were unprecedented.”   Indeed it was a “Taylor-made” combined chorus, featuring the Charleston Symphony Chorus, the College of Charleston Concert Choir and … Read More

In Finale – to Frank Stahl

Monday, April 18, 2011

Frank Stahl, father of Maestro David Stahl, passed away on Sunday, April 17th – the morning after our Tribute concert to his charismatic son.

Dress Rehearsal…Gorgeous

Friday, April 15, 2011

Wow.  Our first dress rehearsal with the CSO for the Brahms.  This concert is truly going to be something special.   The Memminger is a perfectly intimate hall for this Tribute concert, and for the Brahms German Requiem.   The acoustics are superb.  Rob is relishing the notion to conduct such a great work, and for such a … Read More