albany pro musica en Albany Pro Musica "Pops Goes The Chorus" Concerts 6/6 And 6/7 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>On Friday June 6th and Saturday June 7th – Albany Pro Musica will present “Pops Goes the Chorus” – two concerts of show tunes and popular songs at the Shaker Meeting House in Albany, NY.</p><p>The cabaret-style evening showcases APM’s individual and ensemble talents.</p><p>Local choir director and teaching artist Frank Leavitt will direct and emcee the Pro-Musica Pops shows and he joins us now to tell us more.</p><p> Tue, 20 May 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 90853 at Albany Pro Musica "Pops Goes The Chorus" Concerts 6/6 And 6/7 Albany Symphony Orchestra and Albany Pro Musica Present Dvorak's Stabat Mater <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Albany Symphony Orchestra will present a special performance of Dvorak's monumental choral masterpiece, Stabat Mater, with Albany Pro Musica and four brilliant vocal soloists on April 5 at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Albany, NY.</p><p>Our friend, Maestro David Alan Miller, joins us to tell us more.</p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 87355 at Albany Symphony Orchestra and Albany Pro Musica Present Dvorak's Stabat Mater Capital Region Music Icon Dies at 60 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p>There’s a mournful tune playing this week in the Capital Region’s musical community. David Griggs-Janower, who died Sunday from complications of a stroke, was the face of choral music in the region for decades.</p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 20:07:45 +0000 Jessica Bloustein Marshall 72244 at Capital Region Music Icon Dies at 60 Director Stricken <p>The founding director of Albany Pro Musica has suffered a major stroke.<br><br>Officials with the Albany Pro Musica board say David Griggs-Janower was stricken during surgery on Friday. After speaking with is family, a decision was made to give two performances scheduled for this weekend.<br><br>Concerts scheduled beyond this weekend are in question.</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 19:36:12 +0000 Dave Lucas 59694 at Director Stricken Albany Pro Musica - A Winter Wonderland concerts <p></p><p><a href="">Albany Pro Musica</a> will present its annual holiday concert, “A Winter Wonderland,” this weekend at the Carondelet Hospitality Center in Latham.</p><p>Albany Pro Musica is a mixed chorus that brings a pleasing and robust texture to familiar holiday songs and classic repertoire.</p><p>David Griggs-Janower is artistic director and conductor of Albany Pro Musica and director of choral music and professor at the University at Albany, State University of New York, where he has taught since 1981.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 15:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 53931 at Albany Symphony and Albany Pro Musica <p>The <a href="">Albany Symphony Orchestra</a> and the region’s premiere vocal ensemble, <a href="">Albany Pro Musica</a>, have been collaborators for quite a long time. This weekend, they will perform a pair of concerts at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall on Saturday night and Sunday afternoon, tackling a pair of choral works — Bach’s “Magnificat” alongside contemporary composer John Corigliano’s “Fern Hill” — on a program that also includes Haydn’s Symphony No. 48, known as the “Maria Theresa” Symphony. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 49849 at