Prospective Singers Invited to Open Rehearsals as Oratorio Society Prepares for Spring Performance of Bach Mass in B minor

Westchester Oratorio Society resumes weekly rehearsals on Tuesday evenings in January, beginning January 7, for the spring portion of its 2019 – 2020 Season, the group’s 22nd, which will be highlighted by a May 3, 2020 performance of J.S. Bach’s “Mass in B minor,” BWV 232. As cited in Wikipedia, the “Mass in B minor” … Read More »

Westchester Oratorio Society begins rehearsals for Bach & Mozart

Westchester Oratorio Society begins rehearsals September 3, 2019 at the Katonah Village Library in preparation for the group’s 2019-2020 Season, its thirteenth under the baton of Artistic Director, Benjamin Niemczyk. Competent singers in all voice parts are welcome. On Saturday evening November 23, 2019 the Society will present a concert entitled “Meeting the Masters” at … Read More »


Westchester Oratorio Society begins rehearsals for its 20th Anniversary Season, the eleventh under Artistic Director Benjamin Niemczyk, on Tuesday evenings in September at the Katonah (NY) Village Library. The season begins with a special performance of Handel’s Messiah on December 2, 2017, at the South Salem Presbyterian Church, where the group was founded, accompanied by … Read More »