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The Knoxville Choral Society Performs Mendelssohn's "Elijah"

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The Knoxville Choral Society and Knoxville Symphony Orchestra will perform Mendelssohn's oratorio Elijah, featuring Metropolitan opera Bass-baritone, David Crawford, in the title role. Conductor and music director, John Orr, estimates that one-hundred twenty people are in the choir for this performance, including eight additional soloists from within the choir. Mendelssohn's Elijah is a large and dramatic work that depicts events of the prophet Elijah.

The performance is Friday, November 8th at 7:30pm at Central Bearden Baptist Church. Tickets and information at http://knoxvillechoralsociety.org