University Choir to Embark on Spring Break Tour of Northeast

Susquehanna University

March 01, 2018

The celebrated Susquehanna University Choir, under the direction of Christopher Hoster, will perform at locations throughout the Northeast on its annual spring break tour March 10-18.

Concerts are free and open to the public.

The itinerary includes performances in Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, including a concert at Boston's historic Old North Church, where in 1775 two steeple lanterns signaled to Paul Revere that the British were approaching by sea.

The 42-member University Choir tours each spring and presents a varied program of classical and contemporary music. The University Chamber Singers, a versatile group of 16 musicians, will perform a segment of the concert as well. In addition to the full-length church concerts that are open to the public, the choir will perform at high schools in Greater Philadelphia and Boston.  

Performance dates and locations are as follows:

  • Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m., Basilica of Saints Cyril and Methodius, 580 Railroad St., Danville, Pa.
  • Sunday, March 11, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 415 E. Athens Ave., Ardmore, Pa.
  • Tuesday, March 13, 7 p.m., Old North Church, 193 Salem St., Boston, Mass.
  • Wednesday, March 14, 7 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, 300 Westminster St., Providence, R.I.
  • Thursday, March 15, 7 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, 200 S. Broad St., Nazareth, Pa.
  • Saturday, March 17, 2 p.m., St. Daniel's Lutheran Church, 480 Big Spring Rd., Robesonia, Pa.
  • Sunday, March 18, 10:30 a.m. Mass, St. John Baptist de la Salle Catholic Church, 42 Kerrick Road, Shillington, Pa.
  • Sunday, March 18, 2 p.m., Jesuit Center, 501 N. Church Rd., Wernersville, Pa., joint concert with Opus One Chamber Choir (There is an admission charge for this concert.)

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