National Collegiate Choral Organization’s (NCCO) National Convention
Thu., Oct. 31, Fri., Nov. 1 and Sat., Nov. 2 2013
This three-day choral gathering includes workshops and lectures for NCCO members from across the United States. It also will include public concerts given by 12 competitively selected collegiate choirs including the College of Charleston Concert Choir, which will collaborate with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus, the Taylor Festival Choir, and the Charleston Symphony Orchestra in a feature performance of Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music, Dona Nobis Pacem and two movements from Stephen Paulus’ Prayers and Remembrances. Conducted by Robert Taylor, the concert is at 1 p.m., on Sat. Nov. 2, at the Sottile Theatre. Tickets are $20 and $10 for College of Charleston students. The remaining concerts will be held at the Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul (126 Coming St.) and the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (120 Broad St.), and admission is $15 at the door, $5 for College of Charleston students.