UNCW Concert Choir and Chamber Choir

Sunday, October 17, 2021
4:00 PM
Beckwith Recital Hall, Cultural Arts Building
Event Type
Music Dept.
Seymour, Ann
Department of Music

Based on CDC guidance and the rising number of COVID-19 cases in North Carolina and elsewhere, UNCW is requiring face coverings in indoor settings, including artistic and performance venues.
UNCW Chamber Choir and Concert Choir, conducted by Aaron Peisner, is comprised of students in the Department of Music and from across campus. The choirs perform repertoire ranging from short contemporary pieces to major choral-orchestral masterworks. 
The concert is also being livestreamed at the Department of Music's YouTube channel.
Chamber Choir
Adolphus Hailstork: Arise, My Beloved!
Claude Debussy: Dieu! qu’il la fait bon regarder
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Exsultate Deo
Concert Choir
Esther Scliar: Lua, lua, lua
Abbie Betinis: Blessed Be the Lord, My Rock
Michael McGlynn: Dúlaman
    Soloists on Dúlaman: Elizabeth Cain, Claire Canning, Sarah Fox, Brianna Buss, Kinsey Boston
Concert Choir and Chamber Choir
Shawn Kirchner, arranger: Unclouded Day
Aaron Peisner is director of choral activities and assistant professor of music at UNCW. Prior to arriving in Wilmington, Peisner served as interim director of choirs at Goucher College in Towson, Maryland. He has prepared choirs for performances with orchestras including the Baltimore and National Symphony Orchestras under the direction of conductors including Marin Alsop, Gianandrea Noseda, Donald Runnicles, and Jeannette Sorrell. A bass-baritone, Peisner has sung professionally with the choir at the Basilica of the National Shrine in Washington, D.C., hexaCollective in Baltimore, and Yale Schola Cantorum. Peisner holds degrees from the University of Maryland, Yale University, and Wesleyan University. 
Tickets and ticket prices, please visit:

$10 general public; free to UNCW and CFCC students with valid IDs; free to CFCC music faculty/staff 
Tickets available in advance and at the door starting one hour prior to performance. 
You may also call the UNCW Box Office at 910.962.3500.
Box Office is open Monday-Friday 12 - 4 p.m. 
Any remaining tickets will be available one hour prior to performance at the Cultural Arts Building. 

UNCW students may obtain tickets in advance by going to the UNCW Box Office (located in Kenan Auditorium) Monday-Friday 12 - 4 p.m.
Present your UNCW ID at time of purchase. 
Don't forget! The box office closes 15 minutes after the start of a Department of Music event.

For more information or to join our email list, contact us
or call 910-962-3415 (Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.)

Directions to Kenan Auditorium:
Plenty of free parking for this event, right next to Kenan Auditorium.
Arrive on time: at least 10 minutes before start of concert
•   Arrive at the concert venue at least 10 minutes before the posted concert time. 

Concert attendance and program stamping
Programs for students registered in Department of Music classes are stamped by the ushers at the end of the performance. 
   •   If you leave before the concert ends, your program will not be stamped.
   •   If ushers should run out of programs, ask them to stamp your ticket stub at the end of the concert. Let your teacher know what happened. 
Use of electronic devices during performances
   •   use of computers, tablets, phones is not allowed during performances. Anyone using an electronic device will be asked to put it away. Noncompliance may result in being asked to leave the event.


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