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Macalester Chorale and Concert Choir perform Mozart: Requiem
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Macalester Chorale and Concert Choir perform Mozart: Requiem

On Saturday, April 22, 2017, the Macalester Chorale and Macalester Concert Choir performed Mozart: Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) and also featured the premiere of “The Ghost’s Story,” a piece by Dominick DiOrio (b. 1984). The event drew quite the crowd; Mairs Concert Hall quickly filled up with the overflow room being put to…

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The Concert Choir performs polished pieces from spring tour

By Hamzah Yaacob On Saturday, April 1, the Macalester Concert Choir performed its annual spring concert. Throughout the hour-long program, the mixed-voice ensemble successfully demonstrated its vocal dexterity, crisp diction and outstanding musicianship. The house was nearly full. The night’s program consisted of pieces the choir had sung during its recent spring break tour of…