The Sarasota Choral Society proudly presents its 71st consecutive annual production of The Christmas portion of George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Church of the Palms Presbyterian Church 3224 Bee Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34231 941.924.1323 Performance – 4:00 pm General admission: $20.00 Children & Students (Student ID required): $10.00 Live Orchestra … Read more
The Sarasota Choral Society Youth Outreach Program Scholarships are awarded to area high school students who have been nominated by their school’s choir director and principal to participate in the Choral Society’s concert presentations. For information about the program and how your school can be involved, please contact us.
Mark your calendar accordingly! Rehearsal schedule for the 2015 Messiah: Each Tuesday at 7:30pm at Church of the Palms Presbyterian beginning on October 27 and continuing Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24, and Dec. 1, 2015. December 1 will be a dress rehearsal with the orchestra and soloists and all chorus members are expected to attend. … Read more
Thank you to all of you who donated via the 2015 Giving Challenge. Your generosity will help us continue to present the highest quality choral performances in the area and support our student scholarship program(s). The 2015 Giving Challenge is made possible by the Community Foundation of Sarasota County and The Patterson Foundation with support … Read more
Distinguished Concerts International New York City (DCINY) announced today that director Geneviève Beauchamp and the Sarasota Choral Society have been invited to participate in a performance of Handel’s Messiah on the DCINY Concert Series in New York City. This performance at Carnegie Hall on Sunday, November 29, 2015 is of the Thomas Beecham/Eugene Goossens’ 1959 … Read more
Geneviève Beauchamp, Dr. Julia W. Rohr, and Paul Weber at the reception following the Society’s 70th Anniversary performance on Saturday, December 6, 2014. President Paul Weber and Artistic Director Geneviève Beauchamp cut the 70th Anniversary Cake generously donated by Publix Supermarkets.
The Sarasota Choral Society has been performing in the Sarasota/Manatee/Venice area for almost seven decades and in that time we have presented our prestigious productions of sacred and secular choral music at some very fine venues. These include, but are not limited to; The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Neel Performing Arts Hall at SCF, … Read more