Christine Noel, Artistic Director
Inaugural Season 2013-14
An early look at our 42nd season
The Britten Legacy | November 9-10, 2013
The Singers will present a sampling Benjamin Britten’s choral music for the 20th-century master’s centennial year, including the cantata Rejoice in the Lamb. The program includes selections from Britten’s predecessors Charles Villiers Stanford and Edward Elgar.
Haydn and Mozart | March 1, 2014
Two works from the Classical masters, accompanied by organ and chamber orchestra: Franz Joseph Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis — ‘The Nelson Mass’ of 1798 — and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Vesperae Solennes de Confessore of 1780.
All American | April 26-27, 2014
Music from the American experience: The colonial era composer William Billings, 20th-century masters Aaron Copland and Samuel Barber, and a generous helping of composers working today.
Plus three appearances with the Rhode Island Philharmonic
• Gustav Holst: The Planets (women of the Providence Singers) — 8 p.m. Saturday, October 19, 2013
• G.F. Handel: Messiah — 7 p.m. Saturday, December 7, 2013
• Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé — 8 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014