Whittier College News Release
Reference: 02/03: 60
Chorale Bel Canto Opens Whittier College’s 66th Annual Bach Festival
Bel Canto will open Whittier College's 66th annual Bach Festival with "The Glory
of Bach and the Baroque: Expressions of Faith in the Midst of Suffering and
Death," at First Friends Church at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 8.
Tickets are $12 for the general public, $10 for seniors, and $5 for student rush to students with identification. Tickets and information are available by calling (562) 695-2266. Information is also available online at www.choralebelcanto.org.
Chorale Bel Canto is a community-based masterworks chorale, with a mission to present diverse, high-quality music in appropriate venues throughout the San Gabriel Valley. Director Stephen Gothold is professor of music at Whittier College.
Located 18 miles east of Los Angeles, Whittier College is an independent, four-year college offering traditional liberal arts majors and strong pre-professional programs taught in the context of the liberal arts. Whittier Law School, which is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools, is located on a separate campus in Costa Mesa.
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