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Audition for the Westchester Choral Society

Wednesday, November 30, 2016


The Westchester Choral Society is performing Carmina Burana by Carl Orff as part of its Gala 75th Anniversary Concert. The performance will be Saturday, May 13, 2017,at White Plains Presbyterian Church.

The society is welcoming new members in all voice parts. To schedule an audition, call Numa Rousseve, at 914-285-9026. Rehearsals begin January 17, 2017. For more about the Westchester Choral Society, visit our web site at



Westchester Choral Society Will Perform a Memorial Tribute to P. Rosemary Peeler

Tuesday, April 26, 2016


Westchester Choral Society performs D V O R A K in a memorial tribute to P. Rosemary Peeler, a former member and violinist whose love for life was found in the joy of music and caring service to others. Under the direction of Frank Nemhauser, the chorus will perform "Mass in D Major," an exquisite work rich in melodic and harmonic imagery reflecting Dvorak's true joy of life, together with inspirational Songs from American Gospel and Spiritual Roots depicting love and hope through the trials of slavery. "Romance in F Minor" for violin and piano will be presented as well.

The performance will be Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 4 pm, Rye Presbyterian Church, 882 Boston Post Road, Rye, N.Y. Reception and Silent Auction follow. Admission $25 General/$10 Students, available at the door or visit