Rhododendron Festival Concert

Rhododendron Festival Concert

29th Rhododendron Festival Concert Features Choral Music

by Merry Phillips of Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka

It is time again for the annual ‘Rhody’ Concert at Christ Church, a popular event of the weekend festivities. The concert takes place on Saturday, April 28, 7:30 pm, at Christ Episcopal Church (15th & H Streets, Eureka). Suggested donation is $10.00 for individuals and $20 for families. The concert is sponsored by the Christ Church Concert Series.

This year’s concert features Luigi Cherubini’s Requiem Mass in C Minor, a major choral work from the early 19th century. The Requiem will be performed by the Rhododendron Festival Choir under the direction of Betty Burton, with Douglas Moorehead, organ. The evening’s program will begin with music performed a cappella by Kantorei, a women’s choir conducted by Betty Burton.

Enjoy the Rhododendron Parade Saturday morning and top off your day with a concert of great choral music. Christ Church is located at 15th & H Streets, Eureka. Doors will open at 7 pm. Contact 707.442.1797 for more information.

  • When: Saturday, April 28, 7:30 pm
  • Where: Christ Episcopal Church (15th & H Streets, Eureka)
  • Cost: $10.00 for individuals and $20 for families

1 comment (Add your own)

1. Harry Wagner wrote:
Are you going have Rhododendron Choir this year of 2014 . Because I would like to sing in it again.

Thu, January 9, 2014 @ 8:08 PM

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