Performing Mozart Requiem Twice

Requiem was the very last work penned by Mozart before his most untimely death. The composition has been the subject of debate, historical intrigue, and the musical center around which the plot of an Academy Award-winning film was spun. It also happens to be one of the most beloved of Mozart’s major compositions and most widely performed by choral ensembles the world over.

The Steiner Chorale’s middle concert series of its 50th season will feature Mozart’s Requiem, and the program will include two Psalms by English composer Gustav Holst.

The first of two concerts will be led by conductor Suren Petrosyan, the Chorale, with the Mason Symphony Orchestra, and will present this program on March 16 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Concert time is 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10, and can be purchased at the door or online at SteinerChorale.org/tickets.

The second of two concerts will be presented on March 17 at First United Methodist Church in Eaton Rapids and will be accompanied by a small ensemble and conducted by Corb H. Felgenhour and feature soloists from the chorale itself. Concert time is 3 pm. Tickets are $10 and $5 for students, can be purchased at the door or online at SteinerChorale.org/tickets.

Auditions for Mozart Requiem

Rehearsals begin on January 8th for the Mozart Requiem. An audition is required. Contact the Artistic Director, Corb Felgenhour, to schedule an audition at corb@felgenhour.com or fill out the contact form below. The Steiner Chorale will perform Mozart’s Requiem and Gustav Holst’s “Two Psalms”. First of two concerts will be March 16, 2018 with the Mason Symphony Orchestra. The work will be performed at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in East Lansing.

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Steiner to give John Rutter encore in Eaton Rapids

December 17, 2017 – The Steiner Chorale gives a special encore performance of the beloved John Rutter masterpieces, “Gloria” and the “Magnificat”.  This special performance will be at the First United Methodist Church in Eaton Rapids at 600 S. Main Street.  The concert is at 3pm and tickets are $10.  You can purchase tickets at the door or online at www.steinerchorale.org/tickets.

 

 

Steiner to perform Rutter with Lansing Concert Band

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

 

 

 

Auditions for Our 50th Season!

Add your vocal talent to the Steiner Chorale for our 50th season, featuring Rutter’s Gloria and Magnificat in December, Mozart’s Requiem in March and much more!

Auditions will be held on Monday, August 28 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm and Thursday, August 31 from 6:30pm to 7:00pm at St. Paul Lutheran Church (3383 E. Lake Lansing Rd., East Lansing, MI 48823).

Please be prepared to sing America the Beautiful a cappella and sight-sing.

Auditions will be held in 15-minute time slots. Please visit www.steinerchorale.org/audition-information to sign up or click here.

Steiner Presents An Evening of Opera… And More!

The Steiner Chorale is pleased to present An Evening of Opera (and more!) in conjunction with their annual fundraiser on Friday, May 12 at 7:00 PM. The concert will be held at Central United Methodist Church, 215 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI 48933. The evening will include a silent auction and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Tickets are $25 for general admission, on sale now at www.steinerchorale.org/tickets.

Jenna Buck to perform with the Steiner Chorale

img_0100Jenna Krystine Buck will be a guest soloist performing alongside the Steiner Chorale at their December 9th concert this Friday night.  She will be singing the solo from the spiritual, “Mary Had a Baby”, popularly arranged by William Dawson. Miss Buck is a second year Doctoral Student at Michigan State University under the tutelage of Professor Melanie Helton. She originally hails from the Chicago-land area.

Winter Concert, Dec. 9The Steiner Chorale is pleased to present A Concert of Music, featuring works by John Rutter, Bob Chilcott, Stacy Gibbs, Fissinger, and others.  The concert will be held at All Saints Episcopal Church on 800 Abbott Road in East Lansing and the concert time is 8pm.  Seats are general admission and tickets are on sale online at www.steinerchorale.org/tickets for $12.

Come and start off your holiday season with the Steiner Chorale this Friday night.