Bennington, Vt.: Choral society issues call for singers


The Bennington County Choral Society, directed by Edwin Lawrence, welcomes new and returning singers to rehearsals for its annual spring concert.

Weekly Monday evening rehearsals begin Feb. 3 at Second Congregational Church, 115 Hillside St., culminating in concert performances on Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27.

The chorus is open to singers of all abilities, ages 15 and older.

The spring concert, "Masses from Two Worlds," marks the BCCS’ final concert with longtime director Lawrence.

Interested singers can join the first rehearsal on Monday, Feb. 3, and should arrive at 6:45 p.m. to allow time to register and sign out music.

Regular weekly rehearsals are Mondays from 7 to 9 p.m. A modest membership fee of $30 is requested.

For more information about the BCCS and its concerts, visit


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