Arundel Vocal Arts Society - All Voices Are Special!
Question: What instrument is everyone born with?
What can you do that is a healthy form of exercise
brings you much joy and relief from stress?
Sing in a chorus!
The 2015-2016 Season for the Arundel Vocal Arts Society is filled with
fun, a tribute to the great composer Mozart, Christmas memories of
childhood, and a Salute to Maritime Music!
AVAS's Christmas Concert
will feature Mozart's glorious Mass in C
(the "Coronation Mass") and choral works of the season—Do You
Hear What I Hear?
, Little Drummer Boy
, Frosty the Snowman
others—reminding us all that, no matter what our age, we are all
children at heart at Christmas.
We are honored to present two performances of this program:
- >On December 5th, the Performing Arts Association of Linthicum (PAAL)
has engaged AVAS to give our Christmas concert at 7:30 pm at
North County High School in Ferndale.
- Then on December 6th, AVAS’s "First Sunday in December" regular
concert will be held at 3:00 pm at Eastport United Methodist
Church in Annapolis.
For the Spring Concert
, we embrace our region’s love of water,
maritime activities and, most of all, the wonderful songs about it.
This program will feature Songs of the Fleet
(a work for baritone
soloist, chorus and piano), plus selections from South Pacific
, Gilbert &
Sullivan comedies, and other works, sure to have us all longing to
get out and enjoy our very own Chesapeake Bay. April 23rd
date; come and ride the waves of song with us!
for the 2015-2016 Season of AVAS begin on Wednesday,
September 9th at the Severna Park Community Center from 7:15 to 9:45
pm. Adults of all ages are invited to join our chorus, where every
voice matters. For singers, Membership Dues are $100 for the year;
members purchase their own music. Bring your voice, your love of
singing and your sense of humor. We have a good time!
We hope you will join us—as a member, a donor, or an audience
member. We value the contribution of every single fan of choral
For further information about joining AVAS, contributing to AVAS, or for
tickets to our concerts, please contact us using our contact form
Who We Are
The Arundel Vocal Arts Society (AVAS) is a community-based,
nonprofit choral group dedicated to the performance of varied,
mixed-voice music for the benefit, education, and enjoyment of its
members and the surrounding communities.
AVAS has been providing outstanding performances of diverse choral
music since 1983. We pride ourselves in the diversity of our
programming, including classical masterworks, operetta, pops, folk
music, lighter favorites and Broadway.
The chorus presents an annual series of two concerts and supports
the creative environment of our community by collaborating with other
local musical groups. AVAS membership is open to adults and it is the
intent of the chorus membership to reflect the cultural diversity of
the communities it serves.
For more information, please go to our Concerts page.
All programs of the Arundel Vocal Arts Society are made
possible in part by support from the Arts Council of Anne Arundel
County, the City of Annapolis, and the Maryland State Arts