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Capital Encore Chorale

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One of Encore's oldest and largest Chorales is located in the heart of DC! Rehearsals are conveniently located near Metro Center and the Gallery Place Metro Station.  Encore's Founder and Artistic Director Jeanne Kelly conducts, promising educational and fun rehearsals and concerts.

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Chorale Location
First Congregational UCC, 945 G Street NW (enter at corner of 10th & G) Washington, DC   
Rehearsal Day Wednesdays
Rehearsal Time 10am - 11:30am
Semester Begins January 17, 2018
Conductor Jeanne Kelly, Founder and Artistic Director
Chorale Master Sheila Roberts
Registration Information

$190 registration fee includes 15 90-minute rehearsals, expert instruction, sheet music, rehearsal CD in your voice part, concert performances

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Jeanne Kelly Conducts the Capital Chorale


Jeanne Kelly is the Founder and Artistic Director of Encore Creativity for Older Adults, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing an excellent, accessible, and sustainable artistic environment for older adults over 55 years of age, either beginning, intermediate or advanced levels, who seek arts education and performance opportunities under a professional artist.

Jeanne Kelly’s career of over forty years has produced a unique blend of experience as a vocal performer, teacher, conductor and music administrator. She earned an undergraduate degree in voice performance and piano from the University of Findlay and a master’s degree in voice performance from the Peabody Conservatory.

Read more: Jeanne Kelly Conducts the Capital Chorale

VIDEO: Capital Encore Chorale Holiday Concert December 15, 2016

The Capital Encore Chorale performed a Holiday Concert at the Church of the Epiphany, Washington, DC, December 15, 2016. Jeanne Kelly conducted.  Maribeth Gowen was the piano accompanist. Solo performers were Sharyn Byer, piccolo, and Ted Thayer, French horn.