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Thank you to those of you who gave on May 5 for GivingTuesdayNow, and to all who continue to support Back Bay Chorale. We appreciate you.
2020-21 Season Announced
We are pleased to announce our lineup for the 2020-21 season. We open our season on November 1 with Mendelssohn's "Elijah." December brings our tradtional family favorite, "A Boston Christmas." In March, "Honor & Remembrance" features a marvelous choral rendering of four Civil War poems by Walt Whitman. We close out our season with what is sure to be a thrilling night of music with: "Con Brio: Music of the Italian Baroque."
Tickets and subscriptions will go on sale in April.
Elijah Postponed until November
Back Bay Chorale's performance of Mendelssohn's "Elijah," previously scheduled for May 8, will not take place as planned, due to ongoing concerns around COVID-19. The performance of "Elijah" will now kick off our 2020-21 season on Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. at Sanders Theatre. Back Bay Chorale staff have been in communication with the soloists scheduled for May 8, and we hope that most of them, if not all, will accept our offer to appear with us in November.
Ticket holders for "Elijah" on May 8 will be contacted directly to determine how they would like us to handle their tickets. We hope you will consider converting your tickets into a tax-deductible donation, providing sorely needed support to Chorale, which faces significant losses in ticket revenue. Alternatively, we would be pleased to transfer your tickets to the performance of "Elijah" on November 1, or you may request a refund.
On behalf of the musicians, board, and staff, thank you for your continued support of Back Bay Chorale. If you are in a position to assist us, every dollar or pledge will go towards meeting our current needs and planning for next season. We remain confident the Chorale will emerge stronger than ever on the other end of all of this, and we look forward to seeing you soon!