May 14, 15: Cairo Choral Society performs classical works
Event poster - courtesy CCS
By GHADA ATEF

CAIRO: The Cairo Choral Society will perform a selection of classical works Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday’s performance will be held at Ewart Memorial Hall at the American University in Cairo’s Tahrir Square campus, and Thursday’s performance will be held at All Saint’s Cathedral in Zamalek.

Both performances will begin at 8pm and are free of charge.

The Cairo Choral Society was established in 1983 by Larry P. Catlin with the purpose of understanding great works through performance. The choir operates under the umbrella of the American University in Cairo and its Performing and Visual Arts Department.

The group will present motets and works by Mozart, Bruckner, Stanford, Beethoven, Alwes, and Brahms. The choir is conducted by Renae Timbie and accompanied by David Hales.

 

Times and locations:

Wednesday, May 14, 8:00 p.m.

Ewart Memorial Hall

American University in Cairo, Tahrir Square campus

 

Thursday, May 15, 8:00 p.m.

All Saint’s Cathedral

5 Michel Lutfallah Street, Zamalek

 

Free admission

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