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Western Kentucky University

SOKY Choral Society

Dr. Paul Hondorp, director
C. Kenneth Stein, accompanist

Course Numbers:
MUS 340-500
MUS 340-501 (Honors section)
MUS 540-500 (Graduate)

REHEARSALS: Mondays 7-9, MH 111 (Choral Rehearsal Hall)

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The membership of this ensemble is a mixture of students in all majors, faculty, staff and community members with an interest in choral masterworks with orchestra. The SOKY Choral Society is a member of Chorus America, the national organization which serves the needs of community choruses. In addition to its own concerts, this ensemble collaborates with The Symphony at WKU each year. Recent performances include: the Requiem settings of Brahms, Mozart, Faure; Lauridsen's Lux Aeterna; Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem; Haydn's Missa Cellensis and Paukenmesse; Handel's Messiah; Orff's Carmina Burana and Poulenc Gloria to name a few.

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SPRING 2015 Important dates:

February 28  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Joint Rehearsal (Van Meter)
March 1 – 2:00 pm call, 3:00 pm CONCERT with Chorale, MC, WC, Choral Society, A cappella ($5 tix)
April 28 – 6:30 – 9:00 pm  Rehearsal With Orchestra (van meter)
April 30 – 6:30 – 9:45 pm  Final dress with orch and chorus (van meter)
May 1 – 7:30 concert (6:30 call) – CARMINA BURANA



Carmina HELP CD - in mp3 format.  Courtesy of the Berkshire Choral Institute

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