Winter Concert celebrating of the 250th anniversary of Ludwig van Beethoven’s birth
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Central Bucks High School West
375 West Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor
Ludwig van Beethoven: Mass in C
Select Choral Ensembles from Central Bucks East, South and West
Dr. Joseph Ohrt, Christopher Villante, and Joseph Stellino, directors
Soloists from the Academy of Vocal Arts
Tickets: General Admission $18, Seniors $15, Students Free
Central Bucks High School Choral Ensembles
The select high school choral ensembles from Central Bucks East, Central Bucks South and Central Bucks West comprise the top 100 high school singers in the Central Bucks School District. Members of the Central Bucks East Select Ensemble, Central Bucks South Select Choir, and Central Bucks West Chamber Choir are chosen by audition for their schools’ curricular choirs.
Dr. Joseph Ohrt (West), Joseph Stellino (South) and Christopher Villante (East) lead exemplary choral programs that are noted for their outstanding performances in venues across the country. They have been recognized for distinguished performances in choral festivals and concerts throughout the nation, working with some of the world’s most respected composers, conductors and clinicians, and performing in noted venues such as the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, the National Cathedral, Riverside Church, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the White House, and the United States Capitol.
The Central Bucks high school choirs have each performed with the Bucks County Symphony Orchestra and have represented their schools at state, regional and national conventions of the American Choral Directors Association, Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, and the National Association for Music Education.
The Central Bucks School District was honored in 2019 with the “Best Communities for Music Education” designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education.