PR # 98 November 16, 2007
RVCC CHORALE TO PERFORM WINTER CONCERT
The Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) Chorale will perform its Winter Concert on Friday, December 14, at 8 p.m., in the Welpe Theatre at the College?s North Branch Campus. The performance group, formerly known as the Central Jersey Master Chorale, is composed of both community members and RVCC students. The Chorale is directed by Dr. John Sichel of Mountainside.
The program will include ?Serenity? by Charles Ives and Mass in G Major by Franz Schubert, as well as a variety of traditional Christmas music. The evening will culminate in a community carol-sing. The Schubert Mass will feature soprano soloist Joy Hermalyn, who recently performed a year-long stint in the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof .
The group features the following members: sopranos: Rachel Coburn, Taryn Foss, Tamara Housel and Pat Verbinski; altos: Katharine Dayton, Ruth Dilley, Anna Nierenberg and Wen-Ling Hsu; tenors: Roger Briscoe, Rob Kenney, Jesse Mazzariello and William Twisdale; basses: Ronnie Coco, Estevan Higazi, Andrew Johnston, Joseph Verbinski and Jerry Whelan; and accompanist: Mary Chobrda.
General admission tickets cost $10 in advance ($12 at the door). Tickets for students, faculty and seniors cost $5 in advance ($7.50 at the door). For tickets, call 908-725-3420. For more information, call 908-218-8876.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .