Music Interview: The Fairfield County Chorale celebrates Hailstork and Holidays

The Fairfield County Chorale is presenting a festive live concert with choral favorites by Mendelssohn, Handel and honoring American composer Adolphus Hailstork in his 80th birthday year. Kate talks with FCC Music Director David Rosenmeyer about this special concert on Sunday, December 12, at 4 p.m. in the Norwalk Concert Hall. Listen to the interview.

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Hailstork, Holiday, and a Little Hallelujah

HAILSTORK, HOLIDAY, & A LITTLE HALLELUJAH DECEMBER 12th at 4:00PM • Norwalk Concert Hall • Norwalk, CT Join Fairfield County Chorale and tenor Anthony P. McGlaun this upcoming holiday season as we gather together for the first time since March 2020 to offer our holiday favorites – some old, some new, some unexpected. With so […]

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May 14
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Handel • Messiah

Handel Messiah
A Rare, Complete Performance
saturday, May 14, 2022, 6:30pm

Norwalk Concert Hall
125 East Avenue
Norwalk, CT

Mar 26
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A Requiem for the Pandemic

Mozart Requiem
Cabaniss Three Sabbaths
saturday, March 26, 2022, 7:30pm

Norwalk Concert Hall
125 East Avenue
Norwalk, CT

Featuring the Fairfield County Chorale Orchestra

Our distinguished soloists:

Joy Jay Jones, Soprano

Eugenia Forteza, Mezzo-Soprano

Pedro Sequera, Tenor

Hyunsoon Kim, Baritone

Dec 12
Hailstork and Holiday Favorites

A Celebration of Adolphus Hailstork
Plus Holiday Favorites
Sunday, December 12, 2021, 4pm

Norwalk Concert Hall
125 East Avenue
Norwalk, CT

Fairfield County Chorale Orchestra

Featuring:
Anthony P. McGlaun, Tenor
Jennifer Romano, Soprano and FCC Member
Ricky Davis, Baritone and former FCC President

FCC remains committed to the health of and safety of our members, performers, audience, and supporters. All participating Chorale members are fully vaccinated and wearing masks. FCC is adhering to all local covid requirements, and rigorously following all mandates from the City of Norwalk and Norwalk City Hall (NCH). NCH fans and filters have been upgraded to meet new covid-related standards. All audience members, regardless of age, must provide proof of full vaccination and identification prior to entering the auditorium; wear masks at all times and maintain social distances. FCC appreciates everyone’s commitment to caution and prudence, and thanks you for your cooperation as we strive to maintain the safest possible conditions for our live performances.

Covid Concert Procedures

Fairfield County Chorale Sings New Tune
Dan Woog

On March 3, 2020 Deborah Harper Bono was enjoying her weekly rehearsal with the Fairfield County Chorale. A tenor — a systems analyst by day — said he’d been following Johns Hopkins’ COVID dashboard, and was worried. The Chorale was planning a trip to Italy in May; that country was already hit hard. Five days later […]

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Music Interview: Fairfield County Chorale Welcomes A New Season with Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’

Listen to WSHU’s Kate Remington interview Maestro David Rosenmeyer about our Vivaldi’s Gloria virtual concert. Listen here  

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Apr 11
Vivaldi’s Gloria
A unique digital performance of Vivaldi's choral masterpiece: GLORIA. A deconstruction. A rebuilding. A collage. A dance. A rebirth.

In December 2020, FCC reached an audience of over 3,000 across five continents with its stunning and layered digital performance “FCC Presents, Gifts”. We are thrilled to bring Vivialdi’s “Gloria” to life on screen this April 2021.

Blending tantalizing visual textures and manipulations of the camera with the vibrance of Vivaldi’s composition and elements of contemporary music, FCC’s GLORIA is a visual and auditory celebration of joy and the promise of tomorrow.

Featuring the talents of David Rosenmeyer (FCC Music Director and Conductor), Malena Dayen (Mezzo-Soprano), Troy Ogilvie (Choreographer), Rodrigo Aranjuelo (Video Designer), and the 100+ voices and faces of the Fairfield County Chorale.

We will be offering this special online event for FREE, but request a reservation is made to gain access to this event.  Please click on the Buy Ticket button to Register.

Giving Day

Join the FCC for Giving Day.  2021 will be our 7th year participating in this wonderful event and we need your help!  Every year, the competition is quite fierce and we have been quite successful in winning prizes because of your generosity.  Please join us on February 25th for this year’s Giving Day to help […]

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Dec 20
FCC Presents, Gifts: A Musical Celebration
A free online event

In honor of this Season of Lights, join the 100-member Fairfield County Chorale for a unique online streaming event — FCC Presents, Gifts — offering an artistic and meaningful exploration of choral music in a digital setting with a truly global reach.

In an era dominated by zoom calls and social distancing, the Fairfield County Chorale offers a unique and innovative digital choral production that explores the boundaries of what online performances can be.  FCC Presents, Gifts weaves together technology, animation, Mendelssohn, cutting edge video design, Bach, dance, visual art mediums, and Mozart into one highly curated online holiday performance.  FCC Presents, Gifts showcases the successful integration of creativity, community, and collaboration in fulfilling the deepest promise of online performance.

We will be offering this special online event for FREE, but request a reservation is made to gain access to this event.