The Catskill Choral Society celebrates ‘The Seasons’

We hear from Catskill Choral Society music director G. Roberts Kolb who is leading them in two performances of Franz Joseph Haydn exuberant oratorio ‘The Seasons’. Maestro Kolb has produced a new English edition of the work.  

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The Catskill Choral Society presents Haydn's "Lord Nelson" Mass

Conductor Colin Armstrong speaks with WSKG’s Bill Snyder about the Catskill Choral Society’s presentation of Franz Joseph Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis, more commonly know as the “Lord Nelson Mass. All four soloists are from Binghamton University’s Master of Music in Opera program: Stacey Geyer, soprano; Lindsay Brown, alto; Jordan Schreiner, tenor; and Josiah Davis, bass.  Dr. Armstrong explains why the work got its alternate title, and why it’s such an important and much-loved work.  

 

 

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The Catskill Choral Society adds a new choir

Catskill Choral Society director Colin Armstrong speaks with WSKG’s Bill Snyder about the new children’s choir. More information, call Kerstin Green at (607) 286-9106. http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-1035975.mp3

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