Carnegie Hall Again!

Members of the Huntington Chamber Choir have just returned from a rewarding musical experience in Manhattan. Maestro Z. Randall Stroope led a choir from seven different states for a performance at Carnegie Hall on June 4th, 2017. The Maestro graciously directed all the rehearsals and obliged autograph seekers after each rehearsal ended. He was especially generous with his time to HCC members which he referred to as “the sound of this group” and was complimentary to our conductor. The Carnegie Hall performance included some of our Spring 2017 repertoire which is available on our website.

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Auditions for the Fall 2017 Season

The Huntington Chamber Choir will begin its Fall 2017 season with auditions on Sunday, August 27th from 6:30-7:30pm at the Congregational Church of Huntington. Auditions can also be scheduled by appointment with Director Judy Leopold at leopold@huntingtonsings.com Rehearsals begin on the Sunday, September 10th and run from 6:30 to 9:00pm at the Church. To date the Chorus has performed with the Huntington Community Band at Heckscher Park, at Opera Night in Northport and in Oyster Bay, and with the National Festival Chorus at Carnegie Hall as well as annual Winter and Spring Recitals at the Church. Music is varied from the past to the present and performed a cappella, with piano, and with other instrumental accompaniment such as strings, winds and harp with horns.   The Congregational Church of Huntington is located at 30 Washington Drive, Centerport, just across from the Crescent Club. Our goal is to provide singers who love the ensemble experience an opportunity to perform great music with adult friends of all ages. Every rehearsal promises to be an inspiring learning experience with new music as well as masterpieces of the great choral tradition, a cappella or with instrumental accompaniment.

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Auditions for the Fall 2016 Season

The Huntington Community Chorus will begin its Fall 2016 season with auditions on Sunday, August 28 from 6:00-7:30pm at the Congregational Church of Huntington. Auditions can also be scheduled by appointment with Director Judy Leopold at leopold@s336884625.onlinehome.us. Rehearsals begin on the Sunday, September 11th and run from 6:30 to 9:00pm at the Church. To date the Chorus has performed with the Huntington Community Band at Heckscher Park, at Opera Night in Northport and in Oyster Bay, and with the National Festival Chorus at Carnegie Hall as well as annual Winter and Spring Recitals at the Church. Music is varied from the past to the present and performed a cappella, with piano, and with other instrumental accompaniment such as strings, winds and harp with horns.   The Congregational Church of Huntington is located at 30 Washington Drive, Centerport, just across from the Crescent Club. Our goal is to provide singers who love the ensemble experience an opportunity to perform great music with adult friends of all ages. Every rehearsal promises to be an inspiring learning experience with new music as well as masterpieces of the great choral tradition, a cappella or with instrumental accompaniment.

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The Huntington Community Chorus to Hold Auditions

The Huntington Community Chorus capped off its Innaugural Year in Heckscher Park as guests of The Huntington Community Band on July 2nd. Other performances included Winter and Spring Recitals, Opera Night in Northport, and an appearance as part of the National Festival Chorus at Carnegie Hall under the direction of Jerry Blackstone. Before we begin rehearsals for our Winter 2015 Recital, auditions for new members will be held on two Sundays, August 23 and 30, from 6:30-8:00pm at The Congregational Church of Huntington on Washington Drive. Contact our director, Judy Leopold, for an appointment and/or more information at leopold@s336884625.onlinehome.us. We will welcome you!

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Rehearsals Resume After Our Debut Recital

Our Debut Recital was tremendously successful, with a sold-out house and coverage in The Long Islander. Please click the music tab on this website to listen to samples. On January 11th we resume rehearsals for the next two performances: “A Bouquet of Love Songs,” which will be performed for Northport’s Opera Night and a Spring “Community Chorus Festival” under the direction of University of Michigan’s Jerry Blackstone at Carnegie Hall. Auditions for new members will be held January 4th at 6:30pm at the church on Washington Drive or contact our director for an appointment and/or more information. We will welcome you!

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Huntington Sings!

The newly formed Huntington Community Chorus will audition singers on Sunday evenings through October 19th at the Congregational Church of Huntington, 30 Washington Drive, Centerport, just across from the Crescent Club. Our goal is to provide singers who love the ensemble experience an opportunity to perform great music with adult friends of all ages.

Every rehearsal promises to be an inspiring learning experience with new music as well as masterpieces of the great choral tradition, a cappella or with instrumental accompaniment. Our three-season year will rehearse Sunday evenings from 7-9pm. Performances will include a Winter Recital (including the Mozart “Regina Coeli”), a Spring Festival at Carnegie Hall (under the direction of University of Michigan’s Jerry Blackstone), an appearance at Opera Night in Northport, and a Summer Concert with the Huntington Community Band in Heckscher Park to mark their 70th Anniversary.