The nationally acclaimed College of Charleston Concert Choir will present its fall concert entitled Aliquid Vetus Aliquid Novum (Something Old, Something New), and will feature music of the present and past—including composers Claudio Monteverdi, Thomas Tallis, and Hubert Parry (from the past), and Julian Wachner, Libby Larsen and Gabriel Jackson (from the present). The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 at the Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul, 126 Coming St. Admission is $10 at the door / FREE for College of Charleston students.
The College of Charleston Concert Choir is the premier touring choral ensemble at the College of Charleston. Under the direction of Dr. Robert Taylor, the Concert Choir has toured throughout the United States, Ireland and the United Kingdom, and has performed at national, regional and state American Choral Directors Association Conferences, three National Collegiate Choral Organization Conferences, regional American Guild of Organist conferences, and multiple South Carolina Music Educators Association conferences. The Concert Choir’s membership is composed of both music majors and non-majors, representing a wide representation of the College’s student population. The Concert Choir is part of the College’s Department of Music. Taylor, serves as Director of Choral Activities at the College, the Founding Artistic Director of the professional Taylor Festival Choir and Taylor Music Group, and the Director of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus.