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Renaissance live on WDAV, Friday Dec. 7

Posted by on Dec 5, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

Tune in to WDAV, 89.9 FM, noon on Friday as their yearly live holiday broadcast returns with a program of beloved carols and holiday music illuminated by scripture readings. The Singers of Renaissance headline the concert led by Robert Pritchard, and are joined by the Wingate University Singers under the direction of Kenney Potter. An original WDAV production. Re-airs on Sunday, December 9th from 6-7 PM and on Christmas Day, Tuesday December 25, from 4-5 PM.

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Purchase Renaissance’s Christmas CD

Posted by on Nov 12, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

With Christmas selections ranging from the Baroque (Daquin, Hassler) to contemporary composers (Lauridsen, Whitacre) to traditional holiday favorites, our Christmas CD is the perfect gift for the music lover that you know. Check our store to listen to samples and to purchase your copy...

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Our 2012 Renaissance Apprenticeship Program Singers

Posted by on Oct 30, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

As part of its nonprofit public service mission, Renaissance is committed to the support of young musicians in the field of choral music. We’ve adopted an apprenticeship program for promising Charlotte-area high school singers. This program was launched in 2007 to help talented high school singers develop their potential and their love of music. The addition of these young singers to our choir each holiday season is something the Renaissance singers always look forward to. Each year, local choral teachers nominate talented juniors and seniors to audition for this program. Four students are chosen to be mentored by ensemble members, attend rehearsals and participate...

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Renaissance at Duke Chapel, Oct. 14, 2012

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

Renaissance presents pre-worship choral music, and anthem(“God So Loved the World” by John Stainer) and offeratory music (“Agnus Dei” by Samuel Barber) at Duke Chapel’s Sunday service Oct. 14, 2012. (Video courtesy of Duke Chapel)

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Our 2012-2013 10th Anniversary season preview!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

The 2012-2013 season promises to ‘rekindle the choral spirit’ with three extraordinary performances and a new CD featuring highlights from past Renaissance concerts. October 20, 2012:  An Autumn Reflection         First United Methodist Church Featuring Requiem by Maurice Duruflé, the voices of Renaissance will be joined by an orchestral ensemble to make this performance a truly exciting opening to our 10th season. For this special concert, we are offering audience members and patrons the opportunity to help sponsor this performance with a tax-deductible donation of $75 or more given in honor of or in memory of someone special to you.  Please...

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Next Concert: April 29, Hopewell Presbyterian Church

Posted by on Mar 27, 2012 in Top News | 0 comments

Singers of Renaissance will perform in concert Sunday, April 29, at 4 p.m., at Hopewell Presbyterian Church, 10500 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville.  We’ll be presenting sacred and secular music from the 1800s, including “Hopewell’s Hymn of Heritage.” Admission is free, and a reception will follow after the concert. For more information about Hopewell Presbyterian, see http://www.hopewellpresbyterian.com

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