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The Augusta Chorale Annual Spring Concert
May 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm$15 - $20
On Sunday, May 6, 2018, the AUGUSTA CHORALE celebrates its 36TH CONCERT SEASON with its Spring Concert. This year the Augusta Chorale will be joined by THE COLUMBIA COUNTY CHORAL SOCIETY.
Featured soloists include – Tenor, Brandon Ball; Tenor, Rev. Christopher Leslie; Tenor, Patrick N. Outler; and Bass, Dr. Hawthorne E. Welcher. The Aiken Civic Orchestra, under the direction of Mr. Adam DePriest will provide orchestral accompaniment.
Dr. Anderson, artistic director of the Augusta Chorale, will conduct the production and Ms. Angela Arrington will accompany the Chorale. The performance will be held at the Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel of Paine College at 4:00 p.m.
The Augusta Chorale together with The Columbia County Choral Society, will perform for the first time in the CSRA, the ‘Chariot Jubilee’ by Nathaniel Dett. This Motet for Tenor Solo (Brandon Ball of Columbus GA) and Chorus will inspire all who attend the Augusta Chorale’s 2018 Spring Concert. This will be followed by a ‘Tribute to Walter Hawkins’ where soloists (Rev. Christopher Leslie, Patrick N. Outler and Dr. Hawthorne E. Welcher) together with the choirs will present choral arrangements of his iconic gospel songs. The concert promises to be a truly ‘marvelous’ event.
The Aiken Civic Orchestra will accompany the choirs. Advanced tickets are $15 for adults. General admission on the day of the concert is $20. Children under 17 years old and students are admitted free. Visit www.augustachorale.org for discounted tickets or call 706.830.0991.