Welcome to the Quincy Choral Society
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He Is Born!
Listen: "Hush My Dear",
A Bernstein Bash
Listen: "Make Our Garden Grow",
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Bringing Musical Excellence to the South Shore and the World since 1981
Singin' of the Green
Listen: "Look To The Rainbow",
Listen: "Do You Hear What I Hear?", arr. Harry Simeone
Carnegie Hall - June 2015
Celebrating our 37th Season!
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Join the Quincy Choral Society for our 37th Season!
The Quincy Choral Society is based in historic Quincy, Massachusetts. Founded in 1981, QCS has performed in the Boston area as well as at Carnegie Hall in NYC and at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. QCS has traveled and performed internationally in Austria, Canada, the Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Russia, Scotland, Switzerland and Wales, with performances in Chartres Cathedral, All Hallows by the Tower (London), at the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, in St. Mark's Cathedral (Venice) and St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin. This summer QCS will be in Montreal.
Before his retirement in 2016, for 28 years director John Nichols and accompanist Gingy Grimes, led and grew the Quincy Choral Society to over 90 members. QCS musicians are from all walks of life: business people, doctors, lawyers, teachers, homemakers, students and retirees. Members live between Boston and Cape Cod, and share the common love of singing together. We are now excited to be singing under the direction of Joshua Rhode.
QCS has performed a wide variety of music, including:
Major Classical Choral Masterpieces:
Bach Mass in B Minor
Beethoven Missa Solemnis
Brahms A German Requiem
Schubert Mass in A Flat
Major Works by Contemporary Composers:
Bernstein Chichester Psalms
Britten Ceremony of Carols
Copland In the Beginning
Jenkins Stella Natalis
Rutter Magnificat and Requiem
Ain't Got Time to Die
Ezekial Saw de Wheel
Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho
My Lord, What a Mornin'
Somebody's Knockin' at Your Door
Broadway Showtune Medleys:
Gershwin Porgy and Bess
Lloyd Webber Phantom of the Opera
Rodgers and Hammerstein Carousel
Schonberg Les Miserables
Seasonal songs, Patriotic songs, and much more!
"Carmina Burana", Carl Orff
May 20, 2018 ~ St. Mary's of the Hills Church, Milton, MA