The Delaware Valley Choral Society under the direction of Jeffrey Fornoff will be performing the world premier of major work by a local composer in the spring concert entitled “Masses of Peace and Light Eternal”. The composer, R. Wayne Walters, now serving as adjunct professor of music at the College of Saint Elizabeth composed a Requiem Mass dedicated to the memory of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton, the first native-born American to be proclaimed a Saint in the Roman Catholic Church. Also, on the program will be Franz Schubert’s Mass in G and Morten Lauridsen’s Lux Aterna. Professional soloists and a full symphony orchestra will be joining the Delaware Valley Choral Society including special guests Clarum Sonum directed by Rider Foster.
The concert “Masses of Peace and Light Eternal” will be held at the Delaware Valley High School Auditorium at 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Tickets for this very special concert are $15 for adults and $10 for children. Tickets may be purchased in advance by contacting Helen Monisera at (845) 856-5696, Diane Fornoff at (570) 296-5333, or Jeffrey Fornoff at (570) 267-8773. Tickets will also be available at the door.
The Delaware Valley Choral Society is a non-profit group dedicated to performing major choral works in their original form. The Society incorporates aspiring musicians from the area as well as professional musicians to bring major works of music to our community. New singers are always welcome to join the Choral Society at the beginning of each rehearsal season. Please contact Jeffrey Fornoff at Jeffrey.firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.