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2017 Choral Institute

Registration is now open for participation in the 2017 Choral Institute of the Academy of Sacred Music. Hollidaysburg native Robert Long will lead singers and choral directors from throughout Central Pennsylvania in the art of choral singing. The choral intensive workshop consists of three evening rehearsals from July 9 – 11 immediately followed by performances on Wednesday evening in Altoona and Thursday evening in State College.
The Academy of Sacred Music will celebrate its 20th anniversary by performing favorite sacred choruses from our history. Soloists include Dorothy Liller, alto, and James White, bass-baritone. Asa Carns will accompany the group on piano and organ.
The public is invited to attend the Choral Institute’s “Open Rehearsal” with free admission on Wednesday, July 12, at 7:00 p.m. in St. John’s Catholic Church, Altoona. The Choral Institute Choir will perform on Thursday, July 13, at State College Presbyterian Church in the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts with admission via an ArtsFest button.
Registration for singers is $40 before June 30. To register or request additional details, please e-mail the Academy at

Dates: 07/09/2017 - 07/13/2017
Start Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Altoona and State College
Address: State College, PA (map)
Occurs: July 9th to July 13th 2017 at 5:00 pm

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