UPDATED May 18: The Philharmonic Society of Arlington (PSA) presented the Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus at 8 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2024, at First Parish Unitarian-Universalist, 630 Mass. Ave., Arlington. Joining the chorus were several members of the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra. Conducting the concert, "Music for a Spring Evening," is Barry Singer, music director, and accompanied by Amy Lee, a news release said.

The program included Cantata 150 (“Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich”) by J. S. Bach; “Bring Us, O Lord God,” by William Harris; “Crucifixus,” by Antonio Lotti; and contemporary works by Boston-area composers Frank Warren, John Kramer, Kenneth Seitz, Alan Hovhaness and John Bavicchi.

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Tickets at the door cost $20 for general admission, $15 for seniors and students and $5 for those 17 years and under. The venue is wheelchair accessible. 

The Philharmonic Society of Arlington, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community organization incorporating the Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra, the Arlington-Belmont Chorale and the Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus.

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The PSA is supported in part this year by generous grants from the Arlington Commission for Arts and Culture, a local agency, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency, the news release said.


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This news announcement was published Wednesday, May 8, 2024, based on information submitted by Julie Goldberg on behalf of the Philharmonic Orchestra, and corrected later that day to state the correct 8 p.m. time of the event. It was updated May 18, 2024, to indicate that the concert took placd.