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Encore Chorale at Washington Conservatory at Glen Echo Park

Encore Creativity for Older Adults and the Washington Conservatory of Music are pleased to join forces to present offer the Encore Chorale at Glen Echo Park. Join this chorale and be among nearly 1,000 older adult singers who meet weekly around the MD/DC/VA area to explore their voices and learn challenging and fun choral repertoire under professional conductors Jeanne Kelly and Jeffrey Dokken. Chorale Masters are Andrea Wollock and David Lloyd. If you have sung sometime in your life, want to return to singing, or have sung your entire life, join the Encore Chorale at Washington Conservatory at Glen Echo Park.

The class is instructive as well as enjoyable. Learn proper breathing techniques and how to improve your speaking and singing voice as Kelly and Dokken guide singers through weekly rehearsals in  four-part singing.
 
There are currently 15 Encore Chorales in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia and 5 ENCORE ROCKS programs, plus affiliate programs in Hudson, OH; Reading, PA; Dubuque, IA; Salt Lake City, UT; Chicago, IL, Highlands Ranch and Littleton, CO; and Santa Clarita, CA.

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Encore Chorale Open to ALL!!  No auditions required.
 
Participants must be 55 or older. Singers can be seated for rehearsals and performances.
 
Winter/Spring Rehearsals - 15 weeks Thursdays, 1:00-2:30pm
 
Semester begins January 12, 2017

Tuition: $185.00 for 15 weeks
Plus Glen Echo Park Registration Fee: $13.00

 
Location: Glen Echo Park Ballroom Annex
7300 MacArthur Blvd.
Bethesda, MD 20812
 
Please call 301.320.2770 for more information.
 
 

PHOTOS: Maryland Encore Chorales Holiday Concert at Montgomery Cultural Arts Center, December 18, 2016

IMG 0495-1The Encore Chorales of Washington Conservatory of Music at Glen Echo and Schweinhaut Senior Center performed a holiday concert at the Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center on December 18, 2016.  Jeanne Kelly conducted, assisted by Jeffrey Dokken. Maribeth Gowen was the piano accompanist.  Solo performers included Sharyn Byer, Flute/Piccolo and Ted Thayer, French Horn.

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