Auditions! Adults interested in singing in Masterworks Chorale may call (618) 304-9094 for more information! Singers interested in the Children’s Choruses may call the same number or email aklohr@charter.net and click on flyer link here!

Children’s Chorus Auditions

Masterworks Chorale 2015-16 Season

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The Masterworks Chorale
All American Jubilee
St. Clare Catholic Church
Sunday, October 11, 2015              3:00 p.m.
A marvelous afternoon of joyous, uplifting American classics: spirituals, folksongs, and choral masterworks by distinguished American composers, performed in the magnificent acoustics
of St. Clare Church.
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The Masterworks Children’s Chorus and Youth Chorale
Music for Young Voices
St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville
Sunday, November 1, 2015            3:00 p.m.
Metro-East’s finest youth ensemble presents a spirited program of music for heavenly voices.
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Masterworks Chorale, Children’s Choruses, and Orchestra
A Masterworks Christmas    
St. Clare Catholic Church
Sunday, December 13, 2015           7:30 p.m.
Our annual holiday classic features Benjamin Britten’s ethereal A Ceremony of Carols, a candlelight procession, favorite Yuletide carols, even an audience sing-along. This wonderful event is as beautiful a Christmas celebration as you will hear anywhere in the Midwest!
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The Masterworks Chorale, Children’s Choruses, and Jazz Ensemble
Masterworks Broadway Pops         
Lindenwood Auditorium
Saturday, February 27, 2016          7:30 p.m.
Sunday,  February 28, 2016          3:00 p.m.
A concert with pizzazz! This program features Broadway and pop favorites in dazzling choral arrangements, in two exhilarating performances in the refurbished auditorium
at Lindenwood University-Belleville.
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The Masterworks Children’s Chorus and Youth Chorale
Voices of Spring
St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville
Sunday, April 17, 2016                  3:00 p.m.
This splendid ensemble of talented choristers performs masterworks of the treble repertoire, folksong arrangements, and selections composed expressly for young singers.
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The Masterworks Chorale and Orchestra
Of Conflict and Triumph: Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass
St. Clare Catholic Church
Sunday, May 1, 2016                              3:00 p.m.
Haydn’s stirring Lord Nelson Mass, composed as the celebrated British admiral defeated the French in the historic naval battle at Abukir, is the central work for this concert. Haydn’s original title for the work was “Missa in Angustiis” – “Mass in troubled times.” Indeed, the composer’s powerful music conveys the drama and color of the Napoleonic age.

Be a part of Metro-East’s premiere choral ensemble!
Auditions for the Masterworks Chorale are by appointment.
Appointments for professional principal singers (section leaders) are also available.
Please call (618) 304-9094 for more information.