WMC is aware of the ongoing restrictions placed on large gatherings and will not be selling concert tickets this year. All concerts will be virtual and available for free on the WMC YouTube channel.
Please contact the office with any questions.
Annual Veterans Concert
November 14-15, 2020
Traditional patriotic songs such as the Star-Spangled Banner and the Veterans Medley will be sung. Newer compositions include Gene Scheer's "American Anthem" and David Schmidt's arrangement of John Wilson's "Heart of Freedom." During this difficult time, the chorus wishes to bring a message of peace and harmony by performing "I Dreamed of Rain" by Jan Garrett and "We Walk in Love" by Deanna Witkowski. Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs Director Kelly Fitzpatrick will be a featured speaker.
Holiday Concert with the Trail Band Sextet
December 19-20, 2020
The guest choir is from Judson Middle School, David Loney, Director
Guest artists are Trail Band Sextet (a popular Oregon based group)
Mick Doherty: hammer dulcimer, double bass, guitar, voice
Gayle Neuman: violin, banjo, recorder, trombone, voice
Phil Neuman: tuba, recorder, alto horn, bagpipe, voice
Eddie Parente: violin, voice
Cal Scott: cornet, mandolin, guitar, alto horn, voice
Dan Stueber: drum kit, percussion
A concert of Holiday music including new arrangements of carols that will feature the WMC, Judson Middle School, and the Trail Band Sextet separately and combined.
Winter Concert with the Severin Sisters
February 27-28, 2021
Bluegrass Mass by Carol Barnett
Accompanied by a bluegrass band made up of The Severin Sisters from Salem.
The Severin Sisters will play a separate set of music and combine with the WMC for some original bluegrass tunes.
Sacred Choral Music at the Abbey
May 2 and May 16, 2021
The WMC will travel to St. Benedict, Oregon to present a concert of America-centered music and spirituals in the beautiful church at Mount Angel Abbey. Other sacred music from Austria and Italy will also be performed.