Our 2017-2018 concert season
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Werther in Concert with OperaDelaware
Members of Select Choir perform alongside a professional cast in OperaDelaware’s concertized performances of Massenet’s Werther. Based on Goethe’s novel, The Sorrows of Young Werther, the opera tells a tragic story of unrequited love.
Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Candlelight Holiday Concert in Southern Delaware
Advanced members of the Wilmington Children’s Chorus will present a preview of their Wilmington concerts with holiday selections from the British Isles, including Benjamin Britten’s masterpiece,A Ceremony of Carols. The choir is joined by David Christopher on organ and piano at All Saints’ Church (18 Olive Avenue Rehoboth Beach DE 19971).
A freewill offering will be collected to support the chorus.
Saturday, December 9th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 10th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.
Annual Candlelight Concerts
In their Annual Candlelight Holiday Concert, the five performing ensembles of the Wilmington Children’s Chorus will celebrate with selections from England, Ireland, Wales, and Scotland. The concert will feature Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols, a masterpiece for treble choir and harp that sets Middle English poetry reflecting on the mystery and magic of the season. The choir is joined by Eunice Kim on harp and David Christopher on organ and piano at First and Central Presbyterian Church (1101 N. Market St. Wilmington, DE).
Sunday, December 17th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Cartoon Christmas Trio at the Delaware Art Museum
The choir’s advanced Youth Choir members will join everyone’s favorite holiday trio to perform favorite tunes from “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and other holiday cartoons at the Delaware Art Museum.
Previously this season…
Saturday, September 23th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
302 Guns Down – Day of Peace
The Wilmington Children’s Chorus performed during the “302 Guns Down – Day of Peace” event at Rodney Square. “302 Guns Down” is a student driven initiative to take a stand against violence in Wilmington.