ORATORIO SOCIETY: CALL FOR SINGERS (sorry for any duplicate emails) Join the EIU Concert Choir, University Mixed Chorus with the Eastern Symphony Orchestra in the Many Moods of Christmas made famous by the Robert Shaw Chorale and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for the seasonal Holiday Concert. Additionally, OS will join the choral forces in the Spring as well for the Mozart Requiem in the OVATIONS Concert in April 2018. If you are interested in singing in one of both of these wonderful performances, please email me ( with your name, voice, part, height and phone number.

HOLIDAY CONCERT: Dec. 3, 2017 at 4:00PM

FALL Rehearsals will begin Wedn. Oct. 11, 2017 and will be held at 1:00 on Wednesdays in the choral/Jazz Rehearsal room 1360 in Doudna FAC

FALL Dress rehearsals are Mon. and Wedn. (Nov. 27 and 29) from 7-10PM and Final Dress on Saturday Dec. 2 from 1-4PM.

OVATIONS: Mozart REQUIEM: April 22, 2018 at 4:00PM

SPRING Rehearsals will begin Wedn. Feb. 14, 2018 (maybe earlier due to the length of the piece) and will be held at 1:00 on Wednesdays in the choral/Jazz Rehearsal room 1360 in Doudna FAC

SPRING Dress rehearsals are Monday, Wedn. and FRIDAY (April 16, 18 & 20) from 7-10PM.

Finally, the Students will also be rehearsing on Mondays at the same time and you are more than welcomed to come on Mondays as well. I hope you are still able to make it work!! Bring a friend!



(featuring the Eastern Symphony Orchestra & EIU Choral Ensembles)

Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 4:00PM

Many Moods of Christmas Suite I & III


Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 4:00PM

(featuring the Eastern Symphony Orchestra and the EIU Choral Ensembles)

Mozart Requiem Of Beauty by Richard Robert Rossi

I hope you can join us!! 

Upcoming dates

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  • Occurred Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Occurs Monday, April 16th, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Occurred Monday, November 27th, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Starting Wednesday, February 14th, 2018, repeats every week on Wednesday until Wednesday, April 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
  • Starting Wednesday, October 11th, 2017, repeated every week on Wednesday until Wednesday, November 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm


EIU Doudna Fine Arts Center

1860 Seventh St.
Charleston, IL 61920

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