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RiverChor anticipates 15th Season

The 2018-2019 season will mark RiverChor’s 15th year of singing for the Gateway area.  Concerts this year will be our fall concert on November 11th, and spring on April 7th.  Both of these will be at 2pm at Zion Lutheran Church in Clinton.  RiverChor will again take part in the annual “Messiah” performance on December 2nd, also at Zion.

If you would like to audition for RiverChor, you may do so Sunday, Sep. 9, 1-3 in the sanctuary at Zion.  Auditions take about 10 minutes, and there is no need to prepare anything in advance.  Regular rehearsals will commence on Monday, September 10.

Mark your calendars, and stay tuned for repertoire details about our fall concert!!

Audition and Concert Schedule for 2017-2018 RiverChor

Students are back to school, and RiverChor will soon be back to singing!  Wish to join us?  Auditions will be Sunday, September 10th, from 1-3pm at Zion Lutheran Church in Clinton, IA.  Auditions are walk-in, there is no need to prepare anything, and take about 10 minutes.  Rehearsals will resume at 7pm September 11.

Concerts this year will include our Fall Concert on Sunday, November 12, 2017, and we will again be the core group for Messiah (this year all of the Christmas portion performed with piano) on Sunday, December 17, 2017; both concerts will be at Zion Lutheran Church.  We will perform a spring concert in March 2018, stay tuned for an exact date.

The highlight of our season will be performing Haydn’s Creation with the Muscatine Civic Chorale….both in Clinton with Clinton Symphony Orchestra on April 28, 2018, AND with the Muscatine Symphony Orchestra on April 14, 2018.  Soprano Alisa Magallon, tenor Alejandro Magallon, and bass Micheal Jorgensen are slated to be soloists.  The soloists celebrate the first six days of creation as the archangels Gabriel, Uriel, and Rapheal; on the seventh day the soprano and bass become Eve and Adam, with tenor commentary.  Both concerts will be under the direction of Brian Dollinger.

RiverChor holds auditions for the 2016-2017 season


Are you interested in singing with RiverChor?  We are having auditions on Sunday, September 11 from 1-3 pm at Zion Lutheran Church in Clinton, Iowa.  You do not need to prepare anything, and auditions take about 10 minutes.

Our 2016 season will be as follows:

Sunday, Nov. 13               Fall Concert, Zion Lutheran, 2:00 pm

Saturday, Dec. 10             Holiday Concert with the CSO, Clinton High, 7:30 pm

Sunday, April 23                Spring Concert, Zion Lutheran, 2:00 pm

2015 Auditions, and start of the season!

auditions2It’s time for auditions!  Stop by Zion Lutheran Church in Clinton, IA anytime between 1-3pm on Sunday, August 30th.  There is no need to prepare anything, our director will ask you to sing a few simple things to get an idea of your range and ability.  The audition will take about 10 minutes.

The RiverChor 2015-2016 season will start rehearsals this Monday, August 31, at 7:00p.m. in the Great Hall of First Presbyterian Church in Clinton.  Come in the door facing the parking lot and proceed up the stairs or elevator.


RiverChor Holds Auditions


Have you been interested in joining RiverChor?  Here’s your chance!  We’re holding open auditions on Sunday, September 7th, between the hours of 1-3pm in the sanctuary of Zion Lutheran Church in Clinton, Iowa.

Auditions take about 10 minutes, and you do not need to prepare anything.

Rehearsals will begin Monday, September 8th.   Our regular concerts will be November 2nd and April 19th.