________________________________________ THE PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY'S 2020 YOUNG ARTISTCOMPETITION IS OPEN. APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE HERE
But first, please carefully read the Young Artist Competition Overview and About the 2020 Young Artist Competition before you submit your application. Currently all audition time slots for the Wood Prize (age 18 and under) have been filled. Additional applicants will be placed on a wait-list. Priority will be given to the performers with the earliest submission of the non-refundable application fee. ________________________________________
______________________________ The Arlington-Belmont Chorale and Chamber Chorus Receive MA Cultural Council Grant Awards in 2020
Great news! The Arlington Cultural Council, a local council of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, has just awarded the Arlington-Belmont Chorale a $1350 grant in partial support of the Chorale’s Almost Spring Concert titled, AnAfternoon of Overlooked Classics and New Music, to be held March 8, 2020.
In addition, the Belmont Cultural Council, also a local council of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, has awarded the Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus a $400 grant towards the funding of its Not-Quite-Winter Concert to be held in Belmont on December 6, 2020.
We thank both the Arlington and Belmont Cultural Councils for their ongoing support of our choral musical programs and for acknowledging our contribution to the cultural vitality of our communities.
Two of our previously grant funded choral concerts are available on video. The Chorale’s 2018 Almost Spring Concert titled, Through the Glass Ceiling: Six Centuries of Choral Music by Female Composers, partially funded by the Arlington Cultural Council, can be found at https://youtu.be/pRNcRW8w_C8. The program notes for this concert including information on each of the composers can be obtained by clicking here: Program notes. The Chamber Chorus’s 2018 Not-Quite-Winter Concert, funded by the Belmont Cultural Council, can be found at: https://youtu.be/oBNncGVyoFc. The program notes for this concert are here: Program notes.
The PSA's 2019-2020 Season Is HERE