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ACS Open Rehearsal for February 13, 2017 postponed

Due to the recent inclement weather the ACS open rehearsal scheduled for February 13th has been postponed.  The next open rehearsal will be Monday, February 20th. Hope to see you there!  

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Andover Choral Society announces Open Rehearsals for Spring 2017 concert

The Andover Choral Society, directed by Michael Driscoll, invites those who enjoy singing fine choral music, to attend open rehearsals from 7:20 p.m.-9:30 p.m. on Monday, February 6 and Monday, February 13 at Christ Church, 33 Central Street in Andover. On Saturday, May 6, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. at Christ Church in Andover, the chorus will perform “In Troubled Times” […]

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Giving tango a twirl; World champion dancers to accent Andover Choral Society concert

Read the Eagle-Tribune article here!

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Andover Choral Society Announces Open Rehearsals for 2016-2017 Season

The Andover Choral Society, directed by Michael Driscoll, invites those who enjoy singing fine choral music, to attend open rehearsals from 7:20 p.m.-9:30 p.m. on Monday, September 19 and Monday September 26 at Christ Church, 25 Central Street in Andover. On Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. in the North Andover High School auditorium, […]

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ACS establishes Choral Scholars program for high school students

Andover Choral Society’s has recently established a Choral Scholars program for talented and motivated high school students in grades 11 and 12. The Choral Scholars program gives students the opportunity to participate in the preparation and performance of choral masterworks with mature vocalists, professional soloists, and professional instrumentalists. Students selected into Andover Choral Society’s Choral […]

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Andover Choral Society Announces Open Rehearsals for 2015-2016 Season

Join music director, Michael Driscoll, and the Andover Choral Society for our 2015-2016 concert season. Season highlights include Bach’s “Magnificat”, Vivaldi’s “Magnificat” and Zelenka’s “Dixit Dominus” (January 2016) and Mozart’s “Coronation Mass” and Schubert’s “Mass No. 3 in B-flat Major” (May 2016).  The Chorus rehearses during most Monday evenings from 7:20-9:30pm at Christ Church in Andover. The first step in […]

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Program Notes for Haydn & Vaughan Williams

Program Notes by Michael Driscoll Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) As a youth growing up just outside London, Ralph Vaughan Williams studied piano and harmony with an aunt and also took piano, organ, and violin lessons. He entered the Royal College of Music in 1890, continuing his studies two years later at Trinity College, Cambridge where […]

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Andover Choral Society announces Open Rehearsals for Spring 2015 concert

Join music director, Michael Driscoll, and the Andover Choral Society for the Spring concert of the 2014-2015 concert season featuring Joseph Haydn’s Missa in tempore belli (Mass in time of war) and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs with professional orchestra and soloists. The Chorus rehearses during most Monday evenings from 7:20-9:30pm at Christ Church […]

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Andover Choral Society Announces Open Rehearsals for 2014-2015 Seasons

Join music director, Michael Driscoll, and the Andover Choral Society for our 2014-2015 concert season. Season highlights include Carl Orff’s dramatic Carmina Burana (January 2015) and Joseph Haydn’s Missa in tempore belli (Mass in time of war) Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs. The Chorus rehearses during most Monday evenings from 7:20-9:30pm at Christ Church in […]

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Andover Choral Society Announces 2014-2015 Season at Rogers Center

The Andover Choral Society, directed by Michael Driscoll, celebrates its 85th season with Carl Orff’s dramatic Carmina Burana on Sunday, January 25, 2015. The season concludes on Sunday, April 26, 2015 with Haydn’s Missa in tempore belli (Mass in Time of War) and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs. Tickets for both concerts are $20 […]

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