LACS selects first concert for 2019

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The Los Alamos Choral Society (LACS) has selected the time, place and music for its first concert in 2019.

The concert will be at the recently renovated Duane Smith Auditorium in Los Alamos at 4 p.m. Feb. 17, 2019.

Beethoven’s “Mass in C” will be featured. The concert will also include Mozart’s “Ave Verum Corpus,” Copland’s “The Promise of Living,” and Charles Ives’ “Psalm 90.”

Members of the Los Alamos Symphony Orchestra will join Choral Society in the performance.

Choral Society is a large, non-audition choir that is open to all interested singers. It has existed since the Manhattan Project. Its rehearsals are normally held on Tuesday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. at the United Church of Los Alamos. The first rehearsal for the Feb. 17 concert will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 11.

Steven Paxton, the director of the choir, noted that new members will be welcomed in all sections.