December 3, 2017 – The Steiner Chorale returns home as they begin their 50th season with their first concert of the year: Holiday Festival 2017. The Lansing Concert Band and The Steiner Chorale will collaborate performing John Rutter’s “Gloria” and “Magnificat”; Christmas classics, and even an audience carol sing-a-long! The music is sure to put any listener in a festive mood. Join us the afternoon of December 3 – 3pm at East Lansing High School in East Lansing. Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for students age 13-18. Children under 13 are free but a ticket is required. Purchase tickets at www.steinerchorale.org/tickets
The 33rd Silver Bells in the City is on Friday, November 17, 2017. Silver Bells is coordinated by Downtown Lansing Inc. www.downtownlansing.org.
As posted by Silver Bells in the City, “The 33rd Silver Bells in the City will take place on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 5-9 p.m. in downtown Lansing.
Silver Bells in the City is the premiere holiday event for the State of Michigan! The event attracts more than 100,000 people annually and features an Electric Light Parade followed by the lighting of Michigan’s official Christmas tree and fireworks (weather permitting) over the Capitol dome.”
Registration for the 2018 Ethel J. Armeling Vocal Scholarship Competition is now open online at www.steinerchorale.org. The competition is for high school juniors and seniors. We hope to see you and hear you on Saturday, March 3rd. For more information before you register, click here. The preliminary round is scheduled for March 3rd with the finals culminating on March 18th at Cook Recital Hall on the campus of Michigan State University.
The Steiner Chorale has been asked to lead the community-sing at “Silver Bells in the City” on November 17th located at downtown Lansing in front of the capital building. At the conclusion of the parade and in anticipation of the lighting of the Christmas tree, the Chorale will lead the crowds of people in several holiday carols. This will be the third year the Chorale has been asked to sing at Silver Bells.
The Steiner Chorale and Mason Symphony Orchestra will perform Mozart’s Requiem in March of 2018. Dates and times are still to be determined. Stay tuned for more information. To audition for the Steiner Chorale, click here.
Steiner Chorale is excited to announce its partnership with the Lansing Concert Band as they perform together John Rutter’s Gloria and Magnificat for their December concert. Stay tuned for final dates and times.
Plan early to join our competition event in 2018, by marking your calendar! The preliminary auditions will be on Saturday, March 3rd. The final round will be held on Sunday, March 18. The venues will be the same as in this past competition, the beautiful Molly Grove Chapel (First Presbyterian Church of downtown Lansing), and state-of-the-art Cook Recital Hall (MSU, College of Music), respectively. Hope to see you then!