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Next Up: The Glorious Music of Johann Sebastian Bach

Choral Union LTD Presents The Glorious Music of Johann Sebastian Bach 5 GREAT WORKS: Magnificat The Spirit Also Helpeth Us Brandenburg Concerto #3 Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Ein feste Burg (A Mighty Fortress) Artistic Director & Conductor: Richard Severing Associate Conductor: Marie Severing TWO 2016 PERFORMANCES Sat 12/03/16 – 7:00pm Sun 12/04/16 – 2:00pm

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Choral Union LTD Presents Johannes Brahms REQUIEM

  Choral Union LTD Presents Johannes Brahms REQUIEM Directed by Richard Severing. TWO PERFORMANCES Sat 12/05/15 – 7:00pm Sun 12/06/15 – 2:00pm FEATURING SOLOISTS Soprano – Marie Severing Baritone – Brian Leeper Tickets: $12 in Advanced. To purchase call 608-741-5074 or click here for more information. MORE ABOUT JOHANNES BRAHMS Johannes Brahms was born in

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Learn about the German Requiem by Brahm’s and listen, too

Appealing To The Masses: Brahms’ Requiem *a weekly guide to essential classics* Posted  February 8, 2012 | on npr.org | Read Full Article The idea of composing a requiem in the German language based on texts from the Lutheran Bible and the Apocrypha began to take shape in Brahms’ mind in 1857, a year after the death

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Johannes Brahms – Variations on a Theme of Haydn for orchestra Op. 56a

The Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, (German: Variationen über ein Thema von Jos. Haydn), now also called the Saint Anthony Variations, is a work in the form of a theme and variations, composed by Johannes Brahms in the summer of 1873. It consists of a theme in B-flat major based on a “Chorale

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Choral Union – Exhale!

Reflections from Conductor Richard Severing on the 2014 “Elijah” concerts…. “I believe Mendelssohn would have been pleased with our performances.  I heard from many audience members that the performance moved them to tears numerous times.  On Sunday afternoon’s performance, I was able to relax enough that I too had moments of becoming emotional and needed

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Beloit Daily News Article: Choral Union welcomes all singers

By Hillary Gavan hgavan@beloitdailynews.com Read this article on the Beloit Daily News at http://www.beloitdailynews.com/news/choral-union-welcomes-all-singers/article_5c6d320e-7bd0-11e4-9d04-f303778a243f.html Those in Choral Union have a joyous experience every year they reunite for their holiday performance. “The first time I sang with Choral Union it brought tears to my eyes,” said soprano Rochell Cheplak. “The performance is exhilarating,” said soprano Ruth Clark. Choral

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Madison’s WMTV/NBC-15 Interviews Richard Severing

Celebrating its 133rd anniversary, Choral Union brings together singers from all backgrounds each year to work as a team and create masterpiece concerts.

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Video: Get Your Tickets Now For the 133nd Anniversary Choral Union Concerts on December 6th & 7th!

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Choral Union welcomes everyone who loves to sing

BY: Anna Marie Lux Janesville Gazette | November 24, 2014 JANESVILLE–Gabriela Anderson hesitated when her grandmother invited her to sing with Janesville’s Choral Union. “I was a little skeptical at first,” 13-year-old Gabriela said. When more than 80 singers began to practice, however, a wave of classical music swept over the teen, and she had a

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Meet Our 2014 Featured Soloists Marie, Alex, Dan & Sarah

Marie Severing – Soprano Marie Severing is Director of Choral Music at Big Foot Union High School, Walworth, WI. Her musical educational experiences include study at L’Ecole Hindemith, Vevey, Switzerland and Northwestern University, Chicago. She has a Master’s degree from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota, with an emphasis in Vocal Care. She has studied with

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