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MARQUETTE — The Marquette Choral Society will celebrate its 50th anniversary by performing the renowned work of Carl Orff “Carmine Burana”. All vocal parts are required and an audition is not required.

Rehearsals begin Monday at 7 p.m. Eastern Time in Room 250 of the Thomas Fine Arts Building on the campus of Northern Michigan University.

Registration is $65 which includes your membership and the music. Registration will take place at 6 p.m. on January 24, January 31 and February 7. Masks are mandatory for all attendees as required by Northern Michigan University’s mask policy.

Marquette Choral Society is a mixed-voice adult choir of approximately 100 singers from a four-county region of the Upper Peninsula. MCS strives to engage, enrich and inspire the region through the art of choral music.

The ensemble was founded in 1971 by Dr William Dehning and is currently led by Music Director Dr Erin Colwitz.

The choir will perform Carmina Burana at Kaufman Auditorium at 7 p.m. ET on April 23 and 3 p.m. on April 24. Tickets are available in advance at the NMU box office ( and at the gate.

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