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First rehearsal auspicious!

The 33rd season of Choral Arts Ensemble is officially underway, now that we have met and rehearsed this past Tuesday evening. The singers did not betray many signs of summer rustiness, and lovely sounds are already emerging. This first concert, SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER, will celebrate the special courage required to take a principled stand in the face of the prevailing authority. With the help of Great River Shakespeare Festival actors, we will be inspired by the stories of Sir Thomas More, Martin Luther King, Jr., Susan B Anthony, Gandhi, Wilfred Owen, Fannie Lou Hamer, and others. We'll sing Benjamin Britten's powerful retelling of Jesus' subversive parable of the Good Samaritan, Cantata M

Music makes you feel good and more...

If you got our 2017-18 Season Brochure, arriving in mailboxes this week, you may have seen an interesting infographic about the impact of the arts. Here is a version with the links to the relevant source materials. And if it turns out you didn't get the season brochure in the mail , click here to view (and be sure to contact us to get on our mailing list)

Thank you, season ticket holders

We really appreciate our season ticket holders. To express that appreciation, we are including a guest ticket with every season ticket package. This ticket can be used at Speaking Truth to Power in October (either Rochester or Winona), the Minneapolis Guitar Quartet collaboration in March (either Rochester or Winona) or the Choir Country concert in May. Bring a friend, a relative, a business associate or anyone you know would love to have a great live music experience. You can read about the concerts and purchase season tickets here. And thank you for your support. **Already purchased your season tickets? Don't worry, your guest tickets are on their way!**

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