The Oratorio Society of Virginia Celebrates Mother’s Day with Great Choruses

** An Affiliated Event
May 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
Old Cabell Hall
$25 General and $15 for Students

The Oratorio Society of Virginia celebrates Mother’s Day at the University of Virginia’s Old Cabell Hall by reprising great choral works from the Society’s 50-year history, including excerpts from Orff’s Carmina Burana, Rachmaninoff’s VespersThe Battle Hymn of the Republic, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Bach’s Mass in B Minor, and Bernstein’s Candide. The Society will be joined by Jeremy Thompson, organist and Music Director at Charlottesville’s First Presbyterian Church, Metropolitan Opera soprano Danielle Talamantes, and tenor Jordan Davidson. Music Director Michael Slon, who also conducts UVa's University Singers and Chamber Singers, also has invited “alumni” of the Oratorio Society chorus to join current singers in a performance of the Hallelujah Chorus from Handel’s Messiah. Tickets are $25 General and $15 for Students. 

Old Cabell Hall is located on the south end of UVA's historic lawn, directly opposite the Rotunda.  (map) Parking is available in the central grounds parking garage on Emmet Street, in the C1 parking lot off McCormick Rd, and in the parking lots at the UVA Corner.  Handicap parking is available in the small parking lot adjacent to Bryan Hall.

All events are subject to change.  For more information call the Music Department at 434.924.3052


McIntire Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176