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France Tour 2007

VIVA LA CHORAL ARTS!

The Baltimore Choral Arts Society made a triumphant tour of France in the summer of 2007, with sold-out performances in three cities, including Paris and Aix-en-Provence. Embarking on their first international concert tour since 1987, Music Director Tom Hall and the Chorus received standing ovations and enthusiastic cheers at every performance.

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The concert tour opened in Paris on July 7, 2007. Busses were not permitted on the bridge leading to the Eglise (church) Saint Louis en l’ile, so the entire chorus walked to the performance in full concert dress!

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Paris
During the Paris performance in the stunning Eglise Saint Louis en l’ile. The concert program included Mozart’s Requiem featuring soprano Sarah Berger, alto Rebecca Trout, tenor William Jones, and bass Robert Cantrell.

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Eglise Collegiale
On the following evening, the Chorus performed at the Eglise Collegiale St. Maurice in Angers, France. The program also included Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto with soloist Langston Fitzgerald, III.

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Langston Fitzgerald III
Trumpet soloist Langston Fitzgerald, III signs autographs after the performance.

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Gare de Lyon
The Chorus at Gare de Lyon (train station) in Paris awaiting the fast train to Aix-en-Provence.

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Aix-en-Provence
Music Director Tom Hall and trumpet soloist Langston Fitzgerald, III take their bows after the final performance of the tour on July 10 at the Eglise Collegiale Sainte Croix in Aix-en-Provence.


All Tour Photos by Jobe Martin (c)
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From Madrigals to Musicals

Sunday, 09 March 2014
3:00 PM • Towson United Methodist Church

TICKETS FOR THIS CONCERT ARE NOW AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR, AND CAN NOT BE PURCHASED ONLINE. SEATING AVAILABLE IN MOST SECTIONS. Internationally-renowned soprano Janice Chandler Eteme joins Tom Hall and the Chorus in a program spanning the choral repertoire, from the 16th century, to motets of Durufle and Lauridsen, uplifting spirituals, the popular hymn "Amazing Grace," "Pie Jesu" From Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Requiem,"and selections from iconic musicals of Leonard Bernstein and Rodgers and Hammerstein.

The Baltimore Choral Arts Society, under the direction of Tom Hall, has clearly arrived as one of the finest cultural institutions in Maryland and the nation.
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