BRONX, N.Y.—The Lehman College Chorus and the Lehman College Community Chorus are now accepting new members. Rehearsals for the College Chorus, which meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5 p.m., will begin on Monday, January 28. The Lehman College Community Chorus, which meets on Tuesday evenings from 7-9:30 p.m. will begin rehearsals on Tuesday, January 29.
Community members may join either chorus. There is no course fee required to participate unless college credit is desired. Previous choral experience and note reading ability are recommended.
Each chorus will prepare Schubert’s Mass in A Flat Major, shorter works by Thompson and Copland and a medley from “Porgy and Bess” for a joint concert with the Lehman College Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, May 5, at the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts.
Both choruses rehearse in Room 330 of the Music Building on the Lehman Campus, located at Bedford Park Boulevard West and Goulden Avenue in the northwest Bronx. The campus is accessible by either subway or bus. Parking is available for a $5 fee.
For more information, call the choral director, Prof. Diana Mittler-Battipaglia at 718-960-7795.
Media Contact: Yeara Milton/ 718-960-7963