Sunday, Mar 04, 2018 3:00p -
Old South Church
645 Boylston Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
$50, 35, 20, 5 (student rush)
Music, Performing Arts
The 78th season of the Masterworks Chorale, led by music director Kevin Leong, continues in March with Maurice Duruflé’s beautiful Requiem performed at historic Old South Church in Boston’s Copley Square. The venue was chosen for its superb acoustics and grand organ to accompany our featured work.
In addition, we will present other French music for choir and organ: Marcel Dupré’s O salutaris, Francis Poulenc’s Salve regina, Olivier Messiaen’s O sacrum convivium!, Duruflé’s Ubi caritas, and Charles-Marie Widor’s Surrexit a mortuis. The concert features mezzo-soprano Renée Tatum, baritone Elijah Blaisdell, and organist Ross Wood, formerly Associate Organist and Choirmaster at Boston’s Church of the Advent.
A Pre-Concert Talk by Dr. Laura Stanfield Prichard precedes the concert at 2:30 PM. Dr. Prichard is a regular pre-concert speaker and writer for the San Francisco and Chicago Symphonies and is the Principal Lecturer for Boston Baroque and Boston Opera.
Our Awareness Through Music charity partner for this concert is Horizons for Homeless Children. This concert is sponsored by Sandra Shepard.
When is the concert?
Sunday, March 4, 2018
2:30pm: Pre-Concert Talk
Where is the concert?
Our March concert will be performed at Boston’s historic Old South Church in Copley Square.
How much are tickets?
Tickets are $50, $35, and $20. $5 Student Rush Tickets will be offered 90 minutes prior to the performance, as available.
How will I find my seat?
Tickets are not assigned to seat numbers. Seating for this concert is first come-first served within each pricing tier section of the church.
Is Old South Church accessible?
Accessible entrance, seating, and restrooms are available. Call Old South Church at (617) 536–1970 with related questions.
Where should I park?
Public transportation is best. Copley station (MBTA Green Line) is immediately outside of Old South Church. Back Bay station (MBTA Orange Line) is located 2 blocks from the church.
Free smartphone apps identify available parking spaces in local commercial garages, show the costs, and allow one to reserve a space in advance.
The Prudential Garage offers parking for up to five hours. Pay $17 (cash or check only) at the Old South Church Front Desk, and you will be issued a chit which will serve as payment at the Prudential Garage.
The 78th season of Masterworks Chorale is sponsored in part by the Bose Corporation and funded in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
For more information, visit masterworkschorale.org or call (617) 858–6785.