Newport County’s Swanhurst Chorus Open Rehearsals

Open Rehearsals 

Tues September 15 2015
October 7th 2015

7pm at St. Lucy’s Church, West Main Road, Middletown RI

AtRehershal  Swanhurst Chorus, Rhode Island’s oldest choral ensemble, will begin rehearsals for its 87th Season on Tuesday, September 15th and Wednesday, September 16th.  Open rehearsals  for new members will also be held on Tuesday & Wednesday, the 22nd and 23rd,Tuesday  & Wednesday, the 29th and 30th, and Oct 6th and 7th. Registration will begin at 6:45 PM with rehearsals starting at 7 PM.  Singers interested in joining are invited and encouraged to attend these open rehearsals. All rehearsals take place at St. Lucy’s Church on West Main Road in Middletown.  No audition or previous experience is necessary.  Students age 13 and up are especially welcome and encouraged and will be paired with an adult member for a great learning experience!

Click here to hear the Chorus: Jesu-Meine-Freude
Swanhurst holds weekly rehearsals every Tuesday & Wednesday from 7 to 9 PM, with chorus members expected to attend one session per week, depending upon availability.  Swanhurst’s first concert is scheduled for Saturday, December 5th with a delightful selection of Christmas works by Rutter, Willcocks, Vittoria, Des Pres, and others.
For further information about joining Swanhurst Chorus, please e-mail, call 401-682-1630, or visit





NEW SINGERS WELCOME! Swanhurst rehearses every Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, with members asked to attend one session per week. Rehearsals are held at St. Lucy’s Church on West Main Road in Middletown (across from Staples). Please contact us if you’d like to be part of Rhode Island’s longest continually performing choral ensemble!