Singing holiday songs: Truckee Tahoe Community Choruse gave two performances | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Singing holiday songs: Truckee Tahoe Community Choruse gave two performances

Emma Garrard/Sierra Sun
ALL |

The Truckee Tahoe Community Chorus at Sierra College, now in its seventh season, presented two holiday concerts this weekend.

The featured choral composition was the Gloria, by noted contemporary English composer John Rutter. This work, conducted by Susan K. Horst, featured brass, organ and percussion. Other contemporary composers included on the program were Morton Lauridsen and Eric Whitacre, with an entertaining line-up of holiday pieces.

The audience was invited to join the chorus in singing traditional carols. The chorus was directed by co-conductors Susan K. Horst and Chris Nelson. The 60-member chorus is sponsored by Sierra College, Truckee. Concerts were co-sponsored by Squaw Valley Institute and the Resort at Squaw Creek.


Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User