Saturday, October 6, 2018 (7:30 PM) – Foundry UMC
Our 2018-2019 Concert Season opens with outstanding musical settings of poems by William Shakespeare, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Langston Hughes, Sara Teasdale, and more. Come and explore with us the intimate connection between poetry and music, featuring music by Randall Thompson, Gwyneth Walker, Z. Randall Stroope, Benjamin Britten, and others.
Friday, November 9, 2018 (7:30 PM) – Tallowood Baptist Church Worship Center
The Houston Choral Society will present a program honoring our veterans and all who serve, with patriotic music, readings, letters, and reflections.
Saturday, December 1, 2018 (7:30 PM) – Foundry UMC
Our annual holiday concert will feature traditional and new settings of your favorite carols, plus Randol Bass’ festive Gloria and Christmas Flourish, set for brass quintet, percussion, and organ. There will also be audience caroling and a special visit by Santa Claus!
Friday, December 21, 2018 (7:30 PM) – Tallowood Baptist Church Chapel.
Our HCS Chamber Choir and soloists, along with a chamber orchestra, will perform the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah. Come and experience this dramatic oratorio along with the rousing “Hallelujah” chorus!
Saturday, March 9, 2019 (7:30 PM) – Foundry UMC
You won’t want to miss hearing the Houston Choral Society perform some of the greatest hits from movies, including many that were nominated for and won Academy awards!
Saturday, May 18, 2019 (7:30 PM) – Foundry UMC
For this special concert, we will perform the beautiful and comforting Requiem for the Living by Dan Forrest, accompanied by orchestra. Our program also includes Johannes Brahms’ Schicksalslied, one of the composer’s most profound and exquisite smaller choral works.
Friday, June 21, 2019 (7:30 PM) – All Saints Catholic Church
The HCS Chamber Choir will present a program of music inspired by water, featuring motets by Palestrina, Water Night by Eric Whitacre, popular songs, folk songs, and spirituals.