What? The Choirs of the Joint Music Program will host choir alums from the 1960s to the present in a choir reunion!
When? All day, Saturday, September 29, 2018. (8:00 a.m. breakfast gathering through 7:30-8:30 p.m. concert followed by reception).
Where? The reunion will take place at the Scripps College Performing Arts Center, 241 East 10th Street, Claremont, CA 91711.
Reunion music directors? Professors John Lilley, Michael Lamkin, Anna DeMichele, and Charles Kamm will lead the gathered alums in rehearsals, culminating in an evening performance that will include the current choirs of the Joint Music Program.
Music? The four conductors will determine repertoire once registration is complete and PDFs of scores will be emailed to participants. Paper copies will be distributed at the reunion.
Meals? Your registration fee will include light buffet breakfast, plus lunch and dinner.
Lodging? Lodging must be organized by each participant. Some area hotels are listed below. A web search may reveal more options.
DoubleTree in Claremont – 909-626-2411 (a block of rooms is reserved at $134/night; book by Sept 8 while supplies last)
Casa 425 in Claremont – 909-624-2272
Sheraton Fairplex – 909-622-2220
Sheraton Ontario – 909-937-8000
Embassy Suites Ontario – 909-605-0281
Please keep in mind that this small reunion will not have shuttles running, but walking in Claremont, and Uber, Lyft, or taxis are excellent options.
Registration? Registration cost (for all meals and registration) is $60. Please register here. The requested deadline for registration is August 20.
Want to contribute to the choirs? When you register, there is an option for contributions through the Scripps College Advancement pages; to ensure that the contribution goes to the choirs, indicate a specific gift to Other and the gift will go the the Paul R. Bishop Memorial Award in Choral and Vocal Music fund. More information on this award fund can be found here.
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More information? You can email Professor Kamm at email@example.com.