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Chorale Bel Canto
P.O. Box 451
Whittier, CA 90608
Toll Free 888-460-9222


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America Sings!

Claremont Chorale, Gregory Norton, conductor

Chorale Bel Canto, Stephen Gothold, conductor

Music from Testament of Freedom and Frostiana
by Randall Thompson

Two choruses from The Tender Land
by Aaron Copland

Plus a concert version of Gershwin's Porgy & Bess 130 voices with full orchestra and guest soloists: Janai Brugger, soprano Ralph Cato, baritone

June 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Garrison Theatre, Scripps College
231 East 10th St. at Dartmouth, Claremont

June 8th, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Downey Civic Theatre
8435 Firestone Blvd., Downey


Linda de Vries
Professor of Theatre, CSU, Northridge, retired; The Road Theatre Company, Resident Vocal Coach.
Cheryl Markel
Accountant, Xceed Financial Credit Union.
Claudia Bailey
Orchestra Administrator, New York Philharmonic, LA Chamber Orchestra; Film production coordinator, Cameraperson, retired.
Recording Secretary
Brigitta Weger
Elementary School Teacher, El Rancho Unified, retired.
Corresponding Secretary
Claire Rademacher
Administrator, Temple Beth Shalom, Whittier CA.
Chair, Development & Fundraising
Rebecca Neese
School Library Coordinator, Norma Coombs Alternative School, Pasadena Unified School District.
Chair, Performance
Cynthia Nalbach
High School Art Teacher, Whittier Union High School District.
Chair, Membership
Karen Bourgaize
Librarian, Rio Hondo College.
Chair, Sales & Marketing
Philip K. Mautino
Judge of the Superior Court, Los Angeles County.
Linda West Brown
Professor of Music, Rio Hondo College, Whittier CA.
Associate Conductor
Stephen Gothold (ex officio)
Professor Emeritus, Whittier College; Professor of Conducting, Claremont Graduate University; Director of Music Ministries, First United Methodist Church Pasadena; American Choral Directors Association, Former California State President; Choral Conductors Guild, Officer & Clinician (now National Association of Church Musicians); Southern California Vocal Association, Clinician & Adjudicator; Chorus America; International Federation of Choral Music, Translator for the Journal; American Guild of Musical Artists; Conductor's Guild.
Music Director
David M. Beach (ex officio)
Actor and Variety Artist; Social Media Director for Revcom LLC, web-hosting service.
Executive Director
Sue Rosnau (Emerita, ex officio)
Payroll Clerk, Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, retired.
Chair, Hospitality
Pat Drohan
Assistant Vice-Chancellor, CSU, retired.
Immediate Past Chair
Rose Carnahan
Legal Secretary/Assistant with O'Melveny & Myers LLP, retired.
Kayana Sullivan
Customer Service/Sales Representative, retired; Office Assistant at Le Chef Costumier, Burbank.
Community Member and Guild President
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