CORVALLIS - The Corvallis Repertory Singers will open the fall season with a select smaller ensemble, the Repertory Chamber Singers, performing Beethoven's early "Mass in C Major" and Bach's cantata "Nun danket alle Gott."
The afternoon concert begins at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, at First United Methodist Church, 1165 N.W. Monroe Ave.
The singers will be accompanied by organ and a 25-piece chamber orchestra, under the direction of Steven M. Zielke, director of Choral Activities at Oregon State University.
Soloists for the Beethoven piece include soprano Anna Seitz, mezzo soprano Nicola Nine Zielke, tenor Jeffrey Larkin and bass Scott Ingham. Bach soloists are soprano Patty Gerig and baritone Peter Butler.
Concert tickets are $15 and season tickets are $40 and available at Grass Roots Books & Music, Gracewinds Music and Beard Framing in Corvallis; Sid Stevens Jewelers in Albany and at the door. Information: repsing.org or 753-2106.