2016 - 2017
A season of music that matters!

Welcome the holidays with a musical mosaic of carols and narrations from the home countries of Central Minnesota's earliest immigrants. Stunning arrangements of traditional music from Austria, Bohemia, Germany, Sweden and Ukraine, plus a new carol by Norwegian composer Kim André Arnesen are a perfect start to the season!

with
Cantabile Girls' Concert Choir
St. Cloud String Quartet
Br. Paul-Vincent Niebauer, OSB, narrator
Charles Echols, organist
 

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 7:30 p.m.
St. Mary's Cathedral, St. Cloud, MN

Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 4:00 p.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, MN

Adults $16 | Seniors (65+) $13 | Students $5

A gala fundraiser featuring wine, fine dining, a silent auction, and beautiful music by Great River Chorale and special guest,
Andrew Walesch, singer and pianist extraordinaire!

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 5:30 p.m.
Gorecki Dining & Conference Center
College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN
 

Individual Tickets $75 | Table Sponsors $750
Proceeds support GRC outreach and programming

Wine tasting sponsored by Coborn's Liquor, St. Cloud-Cooper

The many gifts offered by Central Minnesota's diverse community create a beautiful mosaic that is celebrated in this uplifting concert of popular music about hope, unity and love. Enjoy songs made popular by James Taylor, Dolly Parton, U2, Lennon and McCartney, among others. Includes the world premiere of a new commissioned piece with a Somali text by Minnesota composer Timothy Takach.


with
St. Cloud Apollo High School Concert Choir
St. Cloud Technical High School Concert Choir
Sartell High School Concert Choir
 

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 4:00 p.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, St. Cloud

Adults $16 | Seniors (65+) $13 | Students $5

 

"People are fighting over how our heartsongs are different. But
they don't need to be the same. That's the beauty.
We are a mosaic of gifts. Each of us has our
inner beauty no matter how we look
."

Mattie Stepanek (1990 - 2004)

NEWS & UPDATES

GRC to sing in benefit concert for
Mental Health Awareness

Great River Chorale will join the Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus in a benefit concert to support mental health awareness sponsored by PFLAG of St. Cloud on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, St. Cloud. Tickets are available for purchase at St. Cloud Floral, Pioneer Place, Mind, Body & Spirit, and at the door. Adult $20, Senior $15, Children (age 10 & under) $10. 

Great River Chorale CDs

Brighten your holidays or those of someone you know! Purchase Great River Chorale's CD A Merry Little Christmas in our Square Market.

 

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This organization is funded, in part, by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central Minnesota Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

This organization is funded, in part, by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Central Minnesota Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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