Sand, Sea & Song

Friday May 18th and Saturday May 19th at 7:00 PM, Provincetown Town Hall
Sunday May 20th at 3:00 PM, Nauset Regional Middle School, Orleans

A program of choral music inspired by the beauty of Cape Cod

Featuring Ronald Perera’s Why I Wake Early, based on the poetry of Mary Oliver and a program of songs, composers, and more – all from or about our beloved Cape Cod!

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Related events!

Cape Cod National Seashore is hosting two special events in collaboration with the Outer Cape Chorale as a prelude to the chorale’s upcoming May concerts that feature Mary Oliver poems and other works inspired by Cape Cod.  Both national seashore programs are free and open to the public.

Sun, Sand, and See: The Beauty and Inspiration of Cape Cod, Sunday May 6th, 3:00 PM

This presentation will feature a farmer, a clammer, an art historian, a park ranger, and a musician—all members of the Outer Cape Chorale, who will stories of Cape Cod’s beauty.  It will also include recitations of Mary Oliver poems, as well as an art show by 20 visual artists from the chorale.  Salt Pond Visitor Center, 50 Nauset Rd., Eastham.

Walk: The Poetry of Mary Oliver at Blackwater Pond, Wednesday May 9th, 1:00 PM. 1 ½ hours (1 mile)

Ranger Jody Anastasio and writer Kathleen Henry, both members of the Outer Cape Chorale, will explore the place that inspired several of Mary Oliver’s poems.  Reflect on the natural elements that play into pieces from the upcoming Outer Cape Chorale concerts.  If you would like, bring your favorite Mary Oliver poem to share.  Meet at the Beech Forest Trail parking area, Race Point Road, Provincetown.

Chamber Singers 2018 Summer Concert Series

June 29 at 7:00 PM

Seashore Point, 100 Alden St, Provincetown

July 1 at 5:00 PM

5:00 Truro Congregational, 3 1st Parish Lane, Truro

July 8 at 5:00 PM

5:00 St. Mary of the Harbor, 517 Commercial St, Provincetown

July 13 at 6:30 PM

St. Joan of Arc, 61 Canal Road, Orleans

July 19 at 7:00 PM

National Seashore Visitor Center, 50 Nauset Rd, Eastham

July 22 at 4:00 PM

Wellfleet Library, 55 West Main, Wellfleet

July 29 at 5:00

5:00 Chapel in The Pines, 220 Samoset Rd, Eastham

August 1 at 7:00 PM

Highland House Museum, Highland House Rd, Truro

For more about the Chamber Singers, click here: Details

Coming in December 2018 – Faure Requiem

Friday December 7th and Saturday December 8th at 7:00 PM, Provincetown Town Hall
Sunday December 9th at 3:00 PM, Nauset Regional Middle School, Orleans

Come and be awed by the spectacular Fauré Requiem – a perennial favorite of the choral repertoire known and loved throughout the world.  Fauré’s lush beautiful melodies are at once haunting and soothing and not easily forgotten.  The Chorale will also present John Rutter’s When Icicles Hang – a delightful set of heart-warming secular songs that will lead us in to the winter season!

Other Events

The Outer Cape Chorale and Chamber Singers appear at other events from time to time. Watch this space for more information about future events!