Oratorio Chorale

2013-2014 40th Anniversary Season

Artistic Director Emily Isaacson

Spring: Johannes Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem
Margot Rood, soprano, and Bradford Gleim, baritone
Brahms’s own four-hand piano accompaniment performed by
Grammy award-nominated pianist Justin Blackwell
and Chorale accompanist Derek Herzer

Saturday, June 7, 7:30 p.m., Studzinski Recital Hall, Bowdoin College, Brunswick  SOLD OUT
Sunday, June 8, 3:00 p.m., Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland  TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR

Fall: Musical Fireworks
Jessica Petrus, soprano, Thea Lobo, mezzo-soprano,
John D. Adams, baritone, with the Portland Brass Quintet,
Maine Chamber Ensemble, and Ray Cornils, organ

Saturday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Church, Brunswick
Sunday, Nov. 17, 3:00 p.m., Woodfords Congregational Church, Portland

Winter: Shakespeare in Concert
with actors from Acorn Productions’ Naked Shakespeare Company
and soprano soloist Mary Sullivan
Featuring scenes from Shakespeare’s comedies and tragedies
with songs by composers from Thomas Morley and Ralph Vaughan Williams
to Steven Sametz and Judith Lang Zaimont

Derek Herzer, piano

With pre-concert remarks by Bowdoin Professor of Music Mary Hunter

Friday, March 7, talk at 7:00 p.m., concert seating at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 8, talk at 7:00 p.m., concert seating at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 9, talk at 3:00 p.m., concert seating at 3:30 p.m.

All performances at Bowdoin College Chapel