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Newburyport Choral Society Spring Concert: Voices of America--Bernstein and Copland

Presented by Newburyport Choral Society at Belleville Congregational Church, Newburyport MA

May 04 - 05 2019
Newburyport Choral Society Spring Concert: Voices of America--Bernstein and Copland

Over 135 singers will be performing major choral works of the 20th and 21st centuries, including Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms”, Aaron Copland’s “Old American Songs”, and a new work by NCS Composer In Residence Andrew Maxfield.

The NCS Spring Concert “Voices of America” will celebrate the contributions of outstanding American composers of the 20th and 21st centuries. The concert will feature Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, Aaron Copland's Old American Songs, and the New England premiere of a new work by contemporary composer Andrew Maxfield entitled Celebrating Wendell Berry in Music.

Through the inspiring music of these composers, our audience will be connected to different dimensions of the best of the

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Tickets:  Adults $22; Seniors/Students $20; $25 at the door*


*Advance tickets recommended. General Admission – doors open an hour before the concert. For tickets and information, visit


Additional time info:

Special Pre-Concert Lecture.  NCS “Composer in Residence” Andrew Maxfield will be presenting a lecture giving personal insights into his work, "Celebrating Wendell Berry in Music" 90 minutes prior to the start of each performance. Admission to the lecture is included with your ticket purchase.


There will be a post-concert reception in the adjoining building's fellowship hall.


Belleville Congregational Church

300 High Street, Newburyport, MA 01950


    • Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair-accessible ramps lead to sanctuary and to accessible bathroom in an adjacent building.  Circular driveway available for drop-off.  On-street parking only.  Ushers will assist any

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