(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)November 24, 2004
(Mahwah) – The Ramapo Chorale will present A Winter Concert,” an eclectic mix of jazz, classical, folk and gospel music on Tuesday, December 14 at 8 p.m. in the Sharp Theater on the campus of Ramapo College of New Jersey. Admission to the performance is free.
The Ramapo Chorale, directed by Barbara Gordon, an assistant professor of vocal music performance at the College, traditionally presents choral works culled from many eras and from different genres. They will perform Amazing Grace,” Joseph Haydn’s Sanctus,” Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind” by contemporary composer John Rutter, Samuel Barber’s Sure On This Shining Night” and Irving Berlin’s classic, I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm.” In addition, Hungarian folksongs will be performed as well as a Bach cantata duet with accompaniment by violin and piano by two of Ramapo College’s voice majors.
Members of The Ramapo Chorale include:
- Nick Acciani – Cherry Hill, NJ
- Jessica Barrett – Atlantic Highlands, NJ
- Nicole Cittadino – Marlboro, NJ
- Lindsey Dool – Vernon, NJ
- Guy Dorsinville – Spring Valley, NY
- Brian Dumbreski – Spotswood, NJ
- Kate Fein-Worton – Montgomery, NJ
- Patricia Hall – White Plains, NY
- Meghann John – Suffern, NY
- Kristin Kopec – Stockholm, NJ
- Tara Kraemer – Rockaway, NJ
- Lisa Kretschman – Ringwood, NJ
- Cassie Lang – Warren, NJ
- Irene Maksymiw – Clifton, NJ
- Peter Marchetto – Maywood, NJ
- Hope Mojka – High Bridge, NJ
- Gregory Palilonis – Lambertville, NJ
- Melissa Pinglara – Greenwood Lake, NY
- Jennifer Ponton – Bloomsbury, NJ
- Kristen Saleeba – Hillsborough, NJ
- Susan Shaughnessy – Spotswood, NJ
- Sonya Shaw – Clifton, NJ
- Michelle Smith – East Brunswick, NJ
- Tiffany Marie Smith – Old Bridge, NJ
- Sarah Thoele – Montville, NJ
- Traci Vicaro – Roseland, NJ
The concert will be shared with Voices, Ramapo’s a cappella madrigal ensemble, which will present contemporary and Renaissance madrigals and the favorite jazz ballad, Embraceable You.”
The Ramapo Chorale also will perform two holiday concerts with legendary singer Judy Collins on December 19 at the Sharp Theater. The Sharp Theater is located in the Angelica and Russ Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts. For more information, please call 201.684.7844.
Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on Niche.com, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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