2013-2014 Concert Season


Columbia Choral Society Fall Concert: Gabriel Fauré's Requiem

Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 4:00 pm
Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 1512 Blanding Street, Columbia

The principal work is the beautiful Requiem by Gabriel Fauré,
accompanied by organ with two fine soloists.


Columbia Choral Society

Guest Appearance with the South Carolina Philharmonic
Prokofiev's Alexander Nevsky Cantata

Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 7:30pm
The Koger Center, 1051 Greene Street, Columbia

The Columbia Choral Society will appear in a combined chorus with The Palmetto Mastersingers and the Coker College Singers in the South Carolina Philharmonic concert "The Russian Soul," conducted by Morihiko Nakahara.
This is music arranged from the famous 1938 film of Sergei Eisenstein. It is one of the most famous movie scores ever written.
Tickets for this concert must be purchased separately, and are available in advance from CCS chorus members. Every ticket purchased from a CCS member benefits directly the finances of the CCS.


Columbia Choral Society Spring Concert: Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms

Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 4:00pm
Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 1512 Blanding Street, Columbia

The program is several unique settings of American spirituals plus a repeat of Leonard Bernstein’s compelling Chichester Psalms. This famous work was a commission of Dean Walter Hussey of Chichester Cathedral in England, one that Bernstein accepted without question, and has become one of the prized choral masterworks of the 20th Century.
The three-movement work incorporates the Hebrew texts of Psalms 100, 23, 2, 131 and 133.


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This organization is funded in part by the South Carolina Arts Commission which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.