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Downers Grove Choral Society Concert "Poetic Portraits"

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Presented by Downers Grove Choral Society at Downers Grove First United Methodist Church, Downers Grove IL

Mar 08 2020
Downers Grove Choral Society Concert "Poetic Portraits"

The Downers Grove Choral Society, with Artistic Director John Patrick Rakes, presents its 61st Concert Season

Poetic Portraits will feature John Rutter’s The Sprig of Thyme and Morten Lauridsen’s Mid-Winter Songs.  Randall Thompson’s Alleluia and Joseph M. Martin’s The Awakening will complete the program. There will be a pre-concert discussion at 3:15 p.m., followed by the 4:00 p.m. concert.

Downers Grove Choral Society, anchored in Downers Grove, draws its members from around the Chicagoland area. Our membership extends well beyond Downers Grove, including such communities as Western

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Concert tickets in advance are $20, $15 Senior and $10 Student. At the door they are $22, $17 Senior and $12 Student. Tickets are available from DGCS members, from the website, by telephone at 630-515-0030 and at Anderson’s Bookshop, 5112 Main Street, Downers Grove.

Contact: (630) 515-0030


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Additional time info:

There will be a pre-concert discussion at 3:15 p.m., followed by the 4:00 p.m. concert.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Downers Grove Choral Society Special Editon Concert, April 28, 2019 (Photo courtesy of D. Safford)


Downers Grove First United Methodist Church

1032 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515

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