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Annelies

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. -Anne Frank (1929-1945) Hear the innocence and hope in young Anne Frank’s words in Annelies, a full choral work by British composer James Whitbourn with libretto compiled by Melanie Challenger from The Diary of A Young Girl. Soprano soloist Amelia D’Arcy, the Mendelssohn Choir, and instrumentalists give voice to the girl whose...

Mahler’s Resurrection

The Mendelssohn Choir and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, with soloists Christina Landshamer and Gerhild Romberger, under the direction of PSO Music Director Manfred Honeck, bring Gustav Mahler's epic Symphony No. 2 to Heinz Hall. Not long after completing Symphony No. 2, Mahler said, "The term 'symphony' means creating a world with all the technical means available."  Written between 1888 and 1894, Symphony No. 2 was...

Audition for the Mendelssohn and Junior Mendelssohn Choirs!

Let your voice soar with the Mendelssohn or Junior Mendelssohn Choir! Auditions for the Mendelssohn Choir are traditionally held in the spring and late summers. Junior Mendelssohn Choir auditions will be held in the spring and summer of 2017 at Third Presbyterian Church. Visit the Auditions Page for audition criteria. Please contact MaryColleen Seip at mcseip@themendelssohn.org (724-263-5259) for more information, and to schedule an audition for the Mendelssohn Choir. Please...