Romanza: North Florida Women's Chorale
CANCELLED at Ancient City Baptist Church
Coronavirus Update: All events that are part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts have been cancelled in response to the COVID-19 virus outbreak.
The North Florida Women's Chorale will perform its 2020 spring concert as part of the Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts. The free concert will take place from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2020, at Ancient City Baptist Church.
This concert, entitled "Visions," will be the premiere performance of recent work by the pre-eminent British composer John Rutter. In addition to songs about dreams and "visions," the Chorale will perform a number of their favorites, including Debussy's Nuit d'Etoiles, Copland's Zion's Walls, and Moses Hogan's Music Down in My Soul.
Directed by Kerry Fradley and accompanied by Kathleen Vande Berg, the North Florida Women's Chorale is one of the premier vocal ensembles in northeast Florida. The chorus of 40 treble voices consists of singers from Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra Beach, and St. Augustine. The solo violinist for this concert will be Judy Steinmeyer.
There will be an additional presentation of this concert on Sunday, May 3, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. at Palms Presbyterian Church (3410 3rd St. S.) in Jacksonville Beach, FL.
The North Florida Women's Chorale has been making music for almost 30 years, performing semiannual concerts in Jacksonville and St. Augustine. For more information, please visit here.
When: Saturday, May 9, 2020, from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Where: Ancient City Baptist Church is located at 27 Sevilla St. in downtown St. Augustine.
Romanza Festivale of Music and the Arts
To learn more about the Romanza Festivale 2020 in general and for a rundown of the full two weeks of events, visit here.
For details on Romanza Festivale, its goals, sponsors, organizers, and more, visit the Romanza website here.