Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Newark Choruses and Crescent Choral Society Sing Durufle on April 14 in Plainfield

Crescent Concerts presents the Crescent Choral Society presents

Photo 2 - The Crescent Choral Society under the baton of Dr. Deborah S. King

Durufle’s Requiem and Faure’s Cantique de Jean Racine

WHEN: Saturday, April 14, at 4:00 pm 
:  the historic Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church at Watchung Avenue and East Seventh Street in Plainfield.  Ample free secure parking is available for the concert.
TICKETS: General Admission-$20; Seniors-$15 and Students-$5
Tickets for this unprecedented and highly anticipated collaboration may be purchased at the door on the day of performance
For more information, call 908-756-2468, visit or follow Crescent Concerts on Facebook.

Photo 1 - Newark Boys Chorus, along with the Arts High School Advanced Chorus, will perform witJoining the Choral Society for this concert of French music are the Newark Arts High School Advanced Chorus (the nation’s first public high school for the Arts) and the  Newark Boys’ Chorus Touring Choir. “What a joy it is for us to perform a major masterwork such as Durufle’s Requiem alongside young artists!” said Artistic Director Dr. Deborah Simpkin King.   

“Both directors—Donald Morris of NBCS and Jerry Forderhase of NAHS—are brilliant and dedicated educators, as well as long-time friends and colleagues, and their students’ singing is inspirational!”