Oratorio Society Presents 'Cathedral Classics by Request' | Kids Out and About Rochester

Oratorio Society Presents 'Cathedral Classics by Request'

The splendid acoustical space and pipe organ of Asbury First United Methodist Church provide the ideal setting for CATHEDRAL CLASSICS BY REQUEST, closing the Rochester Oratorio Society's 72nd season of concerts

This events taks place on Friday, April 20, 2018, 7:30 P.M. in the church sanctuary at 1050 East Avenue in the Neighborhood of the Arts. 

In this program designed to highlight the Society's sumptuous sound, well-known and favorite masterworks of the sacred repertoire by French composers Louis Vierne and Maurice Duruflé, both organ virtuosi who wrote beautifully for choir, appear alongside a brilliant "Regina coeli (Queen of Heaven)", by W.A. Mozart, and the radiantly austere and ecstatic "Totus tuus," by Polish composer Henryk Mikołaj Górecki, written for Pope Saint John Paul II. The ROS is joined by special guests, the East High School, Rochester, NY Choir, under the direction of Jodi Zajkowski. 

Tickets for this concert ($25, $10 for students with ID) are available from the ROS Office at (585) 473-2234, its web site, www.ROSsings.org and athttp://classics.bpt.me/

The Rochester Oratorio Society, the region’s premier large mixed chorus for adults, presents 4-6 performances annually and presents the international vocal competition, CLASSICAL IDOL, each spring. Information about the ROS and its productions may be found at www.ROSsings.org or by calling the office at (585) 473-2234.


Asbury First United Methodist Church
1050 East Ave.
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States


(585) 473-2234
Contact name: 
Dennis Rosenbaum
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7:30 - 10 m
($25, $10 for students with ID


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