The Lehigh University Choral Union is looking for members of the community in the greater Lehigh Valley and Phillipsburg, NJ area including the counties of Bucks, Montgomery, Northampton, Lehigh and Warren and who love to sing to join the ensemble for its 2022-2023 season.
Works to be performed include Nanie by Johannes Brahms, Gloria by Francis Poulenc and holiday music for choir, brass and organ.
Lehigh University Choral Union is a concert choir comprised of students, faculty, staff and community members and performs with the other ensembles of Lehigh University Choral Arts. The ensemble performs masterworks of the choral-orchestral repertoire such as Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and Orff’s Carmina Burana, as well as opera choruses, a cappella repertoire, and works specially composed for them. Performances include world-renowned guest soloists and musicians.
The ensemble is directed by internationally acclaimed conductor and composer Steven Sametz.
Lehigh University Choral Union has performed at New York’s Carnegie Hall and has toured internationally in China, Portugal, Hawaii, Italy, Spain, Austria and Hungary.
No audition is required but the ability to read music is helpful. Rehearsals begin on August 29, 2022.
The fall 2022 rehearsal/performance schedule can be viewed here.