Community News: The Chamber Choir of the Palouse Choral Society Sings into Spring

By Kathy Pitman, Palouse Choral Society Marketing Committee

 The Chamber Choir of the Palouse Choral Society will present their spring concert

“Sing into Spring!” on Friday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Moscow and on Sunday, April 30, at 4 p.m. at Nativity Episcopal Church in Lewiston.

The chamber choir will perform songs of the season under the direction of Dr. Sarah Graham, Artistic and Music Director of the Palouse Choral Society. Music will include Renaissance madrigals and works by Eric Whitacre and P.D.Q. Bach. A set of choral pieces about rain will feature works from several choral traditions: African, South American, and English.

The centerpiece of the program will be Morten Lauridsen’s Chansons des Roses with poetry by Rainer Maria Rilke. Lauridsen, who was born in Colfax, Washington, is a well-known choral composer and Grammy-nominee and is a professor of composition at the University of Southern California.

Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at palousechoralsociety.org. Adult tickets are $15 or four for $48. Student tickets are $8. Questions about tickets may be answered by calling or texting (208) 352-0201 or be emailing boxoffice@palousechoralsociety2.org.