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Music Festival: Bernstein at 100

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Raised by 10 people in 7 months
The Chesapeake Chorale, based in Bowie, MD, has been committed to serving the local community as an educational resource for 37 years. In May, 2018, we are celebrating the life and music of an American legend, Leonard Bernstein - Composer, Pianist, Conductor - born 100 years ago. We seek your support... We will commemorate this giant in a two-day festival consisting of three special events. Join Jesse Parker, Director, Susan Ricci Rogel, Pianist, and the entire Chorale for a weekend festival devoted to his legacy! We need just  a little help from you... 
(Details below and linked. )

1) “I Hate Music" - The festival kicks off with a chamber concert offering a variety of Bernstein’s instrumental and vocal repertoire.

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:30 pm. 
Christian Community Presbyterian Church
3120 Belair Drive
Bowie, MD 20715
(​Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:30 pm);

2) “Leonard Bernstein: An Appreciation" - The Chorale will host a multi-media discourse on the life, artistry and music of Bernstein.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 3 pm
Cresthill Church
6510 Laurel Bowie Rd, 
Bowie, MD 20715

3) “Chichester Psalms" - The festival culminates in a performance of one of Bernstein’s crowning works as other local choruses accompany the Chesapeake Chorale.

​Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Bowie Center for the Performing Arts
14900 Annapolis Road
Bowie, MD 20715

We are asking for your help, however small or large, in underwriting the costs associated with the venues and local artists participating with us in presenting these special programs.

Our goal is $3,000.  Your donations will be matched dollar for dollar for the first $1,000 – so $10 becomes $20, or $50 becomes $100! As an incentive, every $50 donation will earn a free ticket to the Saturday night event. We are looking to raise these funds by March 30.  Please give now!

Please donate here or make your check out to Chesapeake Chorale and send them to Pamela Pine, 8100 Springfield Rd., Glenn Dale, MD 20769.

Your contributions are tax deductible. A donation letter will be provided to each donor for administrative and tax purposes. 
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Dear all wonderful donors to the Chesapeake Chorale... Thank you thank you thank you for your contributions. The concert was a resounding success. I hope this finds you well. I hope I am not disturbing, but, for tax purposes and to send you a thank you/tax deduction letter, we need to get your full names, addresses, and email addresses - please, too, let us know if you want to be publicly recognized or be anonymous. Please send the above information to: Pamela Pine, pamelajpine@gmail.com. Again, thank you for your support! Pam
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Dear Everyone,

Thank you thank you thank you... With the matching grant (which is not reflected here), the checks and cash that came in, and an expected small grant from a local store, we have made our goal of $3,000. Thank you SO much for your contributions to this very worthy group of choraliers! Thank you again! Best, Pam and the Chesapeake Chorale
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$1,275 of $3,000 goal

Raised by 10 people in 7 months
Funds raised will benefit:
Chesapeake Chorale
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