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NSCS Current Season

The North Shore Choral Society normally sings three concerts each season; one in the Fall (November or December), a second in late winter (usually March), and a third in the Spring (May or early June).  Our season information is sent out in August.


Our 79th Season    NSCS Logo designed by Evanston artist Charlene Palm for our 50th Anniversary Season

The theme of this season is "Ring/Sing/Swing"!  We have three exciting concerts planned.  Plus we will join the Evanston Symphony Orchestra for their traditional holiday program An Evanston Symphony Christmas on December 7, 2014.
NSCS will also sing at the First Night Evanston celebration on December 31, 2014.   First Night Evanston logo

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Concert 1


Sunday November 23, 2014 at 3 pm
Glenview Community Church
1000 Elm Street, Glenview, IL

Julia Davids, Conductor

The NSCS will RING in the season with the dynamic Chicago Bronze English Handbell Ensemble directed by Andrea Handley.  Holiday Music will include “Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing,” “Carol of the Bells,” and Jim Stephenson’s “Magnificat” for organ and chorus.

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Join the North Shore Choral Society at the Glenview Community Church for an afternoon of uplifting and joyful ringing and singing.

View the concert poster PDF(331KB)

View the Program Notes (PDF)

Concert 2


Sunday March 22, 2015 at 3 pm
Regina Dominican High School
701 Locust Road, Wilmette, IL

Julia Davids, Conductor

Come to Regina Dominican High School for this classic concert!

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The NSCS will SING Mozart’s dramatic Requiem with full orchestra. You will be thrilled by the expressive interpretation of the chorus and soloists: Ashley Nicole Johnson - soprano, Sarah Ponder Brock – mezzo soprano, Hoss Brock – tenor, and David Govertsen – bass.

View the concert poster (PDF)(230 KB)

View program notes (PDF)

View the Concert Program Booklet (PDF)(4.9 MB)

Concert 3


Sunday June 7, 2015 at 3 pm
Glenview Community Church
1000 Elm Street, Glenview, IL

Julia Davids, Conductor

The NSCS will SWING with the North Branch Jazz Ensemble led by Joe Lill.  The Pops Concert will feature hits of Big Band, Gospel, Jazz, and Musical Theatre genres.

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Soprano Felicia Patton will return after her sensational debut with NSCS in last season’s Missa Gaia.

View the concert poster PDF(158KB)

View the Concert Program Booklet (PDF)(6.4MB)