Our New Adult Season !

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2018-2019 Adult Programs and Repertoire

CSNEPA 2018 2019 Adult Calendar

Music Fit for a King

Royal Anthems of Purcell and Handel

Sunday, 4 November 2018 at 4:00 pm

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, Wilkes-Barre

Adults $15.00, Ages 18 & under free

Join us for a festive season-opener of music from England’s greatest Baroque masters. Verse anthems for chorus, a quintet of soloists, and chamber orchestra include music of Purcell for Westminster Abbey and the “Royal Violins,” and works of Handel for the Coronation of George II and The Duke of Chandos.

Take a sneak peek/listen…

Handel: Let God Arise (Chandos Anthem No . 11)            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_cqGeSwBsM

Handel: My Heart is Inditing (Coronation Anthem)                 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybXTByH0hXg

Purcell: Lord, How Long Wilt Thou Be Angry?                             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=haf4JX4KRVM

Purcell: Bell Anthem                                                                         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkh6WMcV_ic

Purcell: O Give Thanks (Z33)                                                        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2v6rQDF6xg

Christmas with The Choral Society

Sunday, 25 November 2018 at 4:00 pm

Covenant Presbyterian Church, Scranton

Adults $15.00, Ages 18 & under $5.00

A NEPA holiday tradition!  Welcome the season with a song as our full array of choirs—children, youth, and adult—join organist Dr. Timothy Smith for holiday selections, audience singing of traditional carols, organ show pieces, and a festive holiday reception.  We also collect new, unwrapped, non-violent toys and cash donations for the U.S. Marine Corp Reserves’ “Toys for Tots” program.

The NEPA Philharmonic: PNC Holiday Pops

Saturday, 15 December 2018 at 7:00 pm

Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton


Sunday, 16 December 2018 at  3:00 pm

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre

For tickets and additional information: www.nepaphil.org  or 570-270-4444.

Ring in the Holidays by enjoying the festive sounds of the PNC Holiday Concert featuring vocalist Erin Malloy, the Ballet Theater of Scranton, The Choral Society of NEPA, and a special visit from you-know-who! This is a fun, family friendly concert that will get you into the spirit of the most wonderful time of the year.


James Whitbourn: Annelies

A Cantata on Words from Anne Frank’s Diary

+  Regional Premiere  +

Sunday, 31 March 2019 at 4:00 pm

Peoples Security Bank Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton

Adults $15.00, Ages 18 & under free


Saturday, 13 April 2019 at 7:00 pm

Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University

Free Admission

Joined by the Bloomsburg University Concert Choir, we are pleased to offer the regional premiere of this powerful 2005 work for chorus, soprano soloist, and chamber ensemble, setting excerpts from Anne Frank’s famous Diary, written while her family was in hiding between 1942 and 1944 during the Nazi occupation of Amsterdam.

Take a sneak peek/listen…

Whitbourn: Annelies